Events

Friday, February 23, 2018

Lecture: "Popular Politics in the Imperial Perspective: Political Reform, Provincial Unrest, and the Origins of Imperial Crisis"

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Location: 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Rachelbanke

Rachel Banke, postdoctoral fellow in the College of Arts and Letters at Notre Dame, will discuss how an imperial perspective contributes to our understanding of local popular politics in provincial British societies, drawing links between American and Irish politics of the 1760s and 1770s.

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Friday, April 6, 2018

Lecture: "Maria Edgeworth, Realism, and the Institution of the Nineteenth-Century Novel"

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Location: 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Marymullen

Mary Mullen is an assistant professor of English and member of the Irish Studies faculty at Villanova University. She is currently completing a book manuscript titled Novel Institutions: Realism, Anachronism, and the Nineteenth-Century Novel, which rethinks British realism through an attention to the nineteenth-century Irish novel.

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