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Call for Panelists, NECBS, Montreal, 4-5 October 2019

Looking for 1-2 panelists and a chair for the upcoming NECBS at McGill. The panel is focused on Shakespeare, tourism, and/or rural identity in England from the 18th century to the present. My paper focuses on the 1769 Jubilee in Stratford-upon-Avon and its role in creating a literary tourist identity for the town. The second paper focuses on Shakespearean theatre and its role in rural revitalization in 1920s England.

CFP: North American Conference on British Studies Annual Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, Nov. 14-17, 2019.

The NACBS and its affiliate, the Pacific Coast Conference on British Studies (PCCBS), seek participation by scholars in all areas of British Studies for the 2019 meeting. We will meet in Vancouver, Canada, from November 14-17, 2019. We solicit proposals for presentations on Britain, the British Empire-Commonwealth, and the British world, including Ireland, the Americas, Asia, Africa, and the Pacific (etc.). Our interests range from the medieval to the modern.

British Art Emancipation Period

Dear Folks, 

I am looking for some leads regarding where/which collections I can consult to examine how Africans/Afro-descendants were represented in British Art during the emancipation and post-emancipation period. So far I have found some things online at the Beinecke library in Yale.  I would be grateful for your help!!


Rajeshwari Dutt

Assistant Prof,

IIT Mandi

New Open Access Book: Being Modern: The Cultural Impact of Science in the Early Twentieth Century

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UCL Press is delighted to announce the publication of a brand new open access book that may be of interest to list subscribers: Being Modern: The Cultural Impact of Science in the Early Twentieth Century. Download it free from