Lectures 2014-2015

Autumn Quarter-2014

Carolyn Steedman
Emeritus Professor of History
University of Warwick

Lecture: "A Lawyer's Letter: Everyday uses of the Law in Early Nineteenth-Century England"
Monday, October 20
Classics 110
4:30 pm

Workshop: "An Everyday Life of the English Working Class: Work, Self and Sociability"
Monday, October 20
Rosenwald 405
12:00 pm
[Lunch will be served.]

The workshop included a discussion of pre-circulated sections of professor Steedman's new book, including the Introduction, Chapter 2 ("Books Do Furnish a Mind"), and the Conclusion ("Writing Everyday"). 

Winter Quarter- 2015




Spring Quarter- 2015

Nigel Leask
Regius Chair of English Language and Literature
University of Glasgow

Lecture: TBA
Thursday, April 30
Classics 110
4:30 pm

This lecture is being organized by the Nicholson Center for British Studies.


For a listing of past Nicholson Center lectures, please visit our Events Archive.