Beautiful Circularity: Review of Jane Eyre, Produced by Blackeyed Theatre

Jane Eyre has the status of a classic nineteenth-century novel, so transforming it to the stage poses challenges of reimagination and contemporaneity. Hope Docherty admires Blackeyed Theatre’s current production, which uses humour to trace the transformation of a traumatic childhood into infatuated adolescence and, eventually, romantic maturity. This innovative and accessible production, directed by Adrian... Continue Reading →

White Wombs, Jewish Doctors and Saracen Mummies (Seminar, 30th October)

When: 30th October, 17.30-19.00 Where: Seminar Room, Hallgarth House, Durham University Share: Let us know you are coming via the Facebook event. Our next Inventions of the Text seminar comes from Dr Lucy Allen-Goss (Trinity College Dublin). This seminar is open to all but spaces may be limited, so please arrive early and let us... Continue Reading →

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