Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Wednesday, December 07, 2016 12:30 am by M. in , ,    No comments
Some alerts for today, December 7th:

At the University of Huddersfield,
Charlotte Brontë: 200th Anniversary
by Nick Holland, writer and biographer
MHM Public Lectures
Wed 7 December 2016,
Brontë Lecture Theatre at 6.30pm
University of Huddersfield
Queensgate, Huddersfield
HD1 3DH, United Kingdom

How did Charlotte overcome the prejudices of her time? What were the demons that drove Charlotte on, and that nearly destroyed her? Did she really burn a successor to 'Wuthering Heights' and suppress the publication of Anne's greatest novel for ten years, and if so why? We'll take a look at why Charlotte Brontë was such an important writer then, and why she remains so today.
At the Pennsylvania State University,
Penn State Altoona
3000 Ivyside Park, Altoona, PA 16601, USA

Penn State Altoona's English program will offer Senior Seminar presentations on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. in the Fireside Lounge of the Slep Student Center.

1:40 p.m. — Veronica Compton, “To ‘Eyre’ Is to Rebel: The Conflict of Victorian Womanhood in Charlotte Brontë’s Jane Eyre

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