Faculty of English

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Admissions Videos

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Institution: Faculty of English

Created: Wed 25 Nov 2015


Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic

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   10,850 total views

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Institution: Faculty of English

Created: Thu 12 May 2011


David Foster Wallace Day - 12 January 2016

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1st February 2016 was the 20th anniversary of the publication of Infinite Jest, David Foster Wallace’s magnum opus and one of the most influential novels of recent time.

To mark the occasion the English Faculty’s Contemporaries Research Group along with specially invited guests - Professor...

Institution: Faculty of English

Created: Tue 2 Feb 2016


English Faculty Library

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Promotional materials for the English Faculty Library.

Institution: Faculty of English

Created: Thu 15 Oct 2009


Faculty of English, Festival of Ideas - 2012

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The Festival of Ideas is a celebration of arts, humanities and social sciences from the University of Cambridge. Running each autumn, the Festival of Ideas invites everyone to over 150 free events from lectures for adults and workshops for children, to performances and activities for all...

Institution: Faculty of English

Created: Tue 5 Feb 2013


Faculty Performance Archive

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Institution: Faculty of English

Created: Fri 24 Oct 2014


Graham Storey Lectures

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Institution: Faculty of English

Created: Fri 9 Mar 2012


Lyric Poetry

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Institution: Faculty of English

Created: Wed 7 Dec 2011


Milton 400: Paradise Lost

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A live reading of Milton's _Paradise Lost_ by members of the Faculty of English.

Institution: Faculty of English

Created: Fri 9 Oct 2009


Reading Tennyson: A Celebration of the Bicentenary of the Birth of Alfred, Lord Tennyson

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On 23rd October 2009, the Faculty of English along with Trinity College, Cambridge, celebrated the bicentennial birthday of Alfred, Lord Tennyson. Throughout the day, various members of the Faculty of English read a good portion of his poetic output. These readings were performed in the Judith E...

Institution: Faculty of English

Created: Tue 10 Nov 2009


Shakespeare Poetry Day - 23 Oct 2014

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Dr Gavin Alexander leads a group of lecturers from the Faculty of English who read aloud Shakespeare’s complete poetry to mark the 450th anniversary of his birth. Shakespeare’s plays are performed every day throughout the world. His poems are read everywhere too; but usually in silence. We aim to...

Institution: Faculty of English

Created: Tue 24 Nov 2015


Spenser, Poetry and Performance

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These five podcasts have been selected and curated from the events of ‘Spenser, Poetry and Performance’, a collaboration between the International Spenser Society and Shakespeare’s Globe, held at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London, on 12th and 13th June 2017. We hope they will be of interest to...

Institution: Faculty of English

Created: Mon 8 Jan 2018


Wordsworth's Prelude of 1805

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Tuesday 26 October 2010 saw a marathon event in the Faculty of English. Faculty members read all of Wordsworth's substantial poem "The Prelude" live and online. The entire reading took approximately ten hours.

This reading is a deliberate sequel to our reading of Milton's great poem "Paradise...

Institution: Faculty of English

Created: Tue 6 Sep 2011