The Early Modern Commons

Queen Mary Centre for Eighteenth Century Studies

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QMUL and Victoria and Albert Museum to digitise key manuscripts by 18th-century writer, William Godwin

5 April 2017

For the first time, the sole surviving manuscripts of the most celebrated works of William Godwin (1756 – 1836) will be digitised and made freely available on the Shelley-Godwin...

ECR Day-Conference on the History of Celebrity

28 March 2017

ECR Day-Conference on the History of Celebrity Venue:            Institute of Historical Research, London Date:              ...

QMCECS Seminar: Norma Clarke, 28 Feb 2017

21 February 2017

Tuesday 28 February 2017 Goldsmith and his Biographers: ‘a really English worthy’ or ‘Irish if you will’ Norma Clarke Professor of English Literature, Kingston...

QMCECS Seminar: Rosalind Carr: 31 Jan 2017

25 January 2017

Rosalind Carr (University of East London) ‘A Landscape of Feeling’? Politeness, Violence and Masculinity in early New South Wales, c.1788-1815 The history of early New South...