Research Seminars and Associate Professor Lectures continue…

Following Mike Starr’s sterling start to the research seminar series in January, on Thursday 6th February at 6pm in MY120 Avenue Campus, we will be welcoming novelist and film-maker, Alistair Fruish to the School of the Arts.  Alistair who is a member of the Writers-in-Prison Network will be discussing his novel Kiss My Asbo, which has been recommended by Graphic Novelist, Alan Moore (Watchmen, V for Vendetta).

OWING TO UNFORSEEN CIRCUMSTANCES, ALISTAIR FRUISH’S EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED BUT WE HOPE TO RESCHEDULE IT IN THE NEAR FUTURE.

We also have a number of other talks and lectures coming up this term…

Thursday 20 February, 6pm – Research Seminar: Dr Gerri Kimber, ‘Katherine Mansfield and Aldous Huxley: Friends and Enemies’ (MY120, Avenue Campus).

Thursday 20 March, 6pm – Research Seminar: Dr George Watley (History, The University of Northampton), ‘Ebony Magazine and the Northampton Caribbean Diaspora’ (MY120, Avenue Campus).  THIS WILL NOW BE HELD AS PART OF A ONE DAY SYMPOSIUM ON DIASPORA STUDIES ON 23 APRIL 2014.

Our Associate Professor Lecture Series will be additionally continuing this March with talks by:

Wednesday 12 March, 5pm – Nathan Wiseman-Trowse, ‘Chatting about Popular Music for a Living’ (MY120, Avenue Campus).  RESCHEDULED TO MONDAY 10TH MARCH 2014 AT 6PM.

Wednesday 26 March, 5pm Ross Prior, ‘Communicating Knowledge’ (MY120, Avenue Campus).

If you are external to the School of the Arts, but you would like to attend any of these events, please contact: Larissa.Allwork@northampton.ac.uk

Katherine Mansfield Society Members

Katherine Mansfield Society Members

Alan Smith, Alistair Fruish, Steve Gadd

Alan Smith, Alistair Fruish, Steve Gadd.

About Dr Larissa Allwork

Dr Larissa Allwork worked at the University of Northampton School of the Arts (May 2012 - August 2015). She also participated in Professor Janet Wilson's EU-Marie Curie funded Constructions of Home and Belonging ITN. She continues to be affiliated to Dr Sonya Andermahr's Working Group for Interdisciplinary Research in Trauma, Narrative and Performance.

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