University of London Institute of English Studies
London Nineteenth Century Studies Seminar
Autumn Term 2008
The Nineteenth Century on the Move:
Mobility, Migration, Networks, Exchanges
Launch Event Saturday 4th October 11am -1pm
Room NG15 Senate House
‘Thinking Through Mobility’: a Roundtable
Prof. Tim Cresswell
Dr David Lambert
Prof. Josephine McDonagh
Our first meeting of the year brings together three eminent scholars from the disciplines of cultural and historical geography, cultural history and literature to discuss how they have worked with and conceptualised different forms of mobility in the nineteenth century.
Check the IES website for further material preparatory to this event.
Our subsequent meetings will feature research papers from a range of scholars working with the subject from different angles and will take place on the 8th and 29th November 11am -1pm. Separate publicity will be circulated prior to each event.
PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL MEETINGS IN 2008-9 WILL TAKE PLACE 11am -1pm
Strand Organisers, Autumn Term 2008:
Dr Mark Turner (Kings)
Dr Ruth Livesey (Royal Holloway)