Category: ecocriticism

‘Edward Thomas and nature: melancholy, ecstasy and “the strange Sweetness”’

Friday 5th Oct, 6pm, TC001, FCH Campus Don’t miss this public lecture by Anna Stenning in which she will introduce the life of the Edwardian poet and countryside writer Edward Thomas. Anna will discuss Thomas’ experiences of joy…

Humanities Public Lecture series: Tim Dee on writing nature

Author and broadcaster Tim Dee discussed his latest project and read extracts at the most recent Humanities Public Lecture in February 2015. Before the lecture, he shared his thoughts on nature writing – and writing nature –  with…

A new publication and a new direction in cross-disciplinary research

    Bloomsbury Influences: Papers from the Bloomsbury Adaptations Conference, Bath Spa University, 5-6 May 2011   Professor Shelley Saguaro and Lucy Tyler have contributed to this new collection of essays, edited by E. H Wright. In this…

Professor Roger Ebbatson speaks on Hardy, Jefferies this week at Francis Close Hall

The Centre for Writing, Place and History (CWPH)   Research seminars 2013       Professor Roger Ebbatson   Emeritus Professor of English Literature, University of Lancaster     ‘Traversing the South Country: 1850-1914’   Wednesday 15 May…

Professor Ursula King speaks about global spirituality

Centre for Bible and Spirituality School of Humanities ‘Spirituality and the Earth Community: Responding to the Spiritual Challenges Facing People and Planet’ Dr Ursula King Professorial Research Associate at the School of African and Oriental Studies (SOAS) Professor…