North American Identities (Online lecture, 17th September)

When: 17th September, 17.30-19.00 BST Where: Online via Zoom Tickets: Free; reserve your ticket and receive your logon via Eventbrite or Facebook. In the sixth pair of talks in our Late Summer Lecture series, our speakers present on two aspects of American identity: the western frontier, and indigenous Canada. 'Westward is not accurate as a... Continue Reading →

Call for Submissions: Postgraduate English Issue 41

Early-career researchers/academics and postgraduates are invited to submit papers of 5,000–7,000 words (or book reviews of no more than 2,000 words) by October 15th, 2020 for the 41st edition of the Postgraduate English journal. Contributions from any area of literary research are welcome to reflect a wide diversity of interests. All articles now need to... Continue Reading →

Announcing the death of Dr Michael Mack

It is with regret that we announce that Dr Michael Mack, Associate Professor (Reader) in English Studies, has died recently at his family home in his native Germany, aged 50. Michael came to Durham and the Department of English Studies, initially as a researcher in medical humanities, in 2010, joining from the Theology Department at... Continue Reading →

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