Traditions of Death and Burial – online talk

  • Event date: 28/01/2021
  • Venue: Online Event

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A FREE Online talk with Dr Helen Frisby exploring the fascinating traditions which have always surrounded death, grief and burial. Date and Time: Thu, January 28, 2021. 6.30PM – 7.30PM. About this Event Death has been a source of grief and uncertainty for humanity throughout history, but it has also inspired a plethora of fascinating traditions. … Continued

Old Age Care in Times of Crisis, Past & Present

  • Event date: 08/04/2021 – 09/04/2021
  • Venue: Birkbeck & London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London
  • CFP Deadline: 13/11/2020

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Call for proposals: Old Age Care in Times of Crisis, Past & Present Symposium 8 – 9 April 2021 Rarely in recent history has a global event such as the current pandemic brought care for older people into sharper focus. Now, as in the past, many struggle physically and/or mentally, due to a range of … Continued

CfP Victorian Popular Fiction Association (Virtual) Annual Conference: Victorian Inclusion and Exclusion

  • Event date: 14/07/2021 – 16/07/2021
  • Venue: Online
  • CFP Deadline: 28/02/2021

13th Annual VPFA Conference: ‘Victorian Inclusion and Exclusion’ 14-16th July 2021 Online, with MS Teams Hosted by the University of Greenwich, London Keynote: ‘Excluding the Maternal Body in Victorian Popular Literature’ Jess Cox (Brunel University London) Reading Group: ‘Against the Grain: Reparative Readings for Victorian Popular Fiction’ Hosted by Jesse Erikson (University of Delaware) Training … Continued