Pictures and Postcards: Images and Letters
8th November, 5–6.30pm, The Christie Room, The John Rylands Library
Speakers: Dr Luke Uglow (Art History, Manchester) and Dr Julia Gillen (Linguistics and English Language, Lancaster)
Full details available here

Literary Letters
5th December, 3–4.30pm, Samuel Alexander Building A202, Oxford Rd campus
Speakers: Lucy Burns (English and American Studies, Manchester) and Prof Hugh Haughton (English and Related Literature, York)
Full details available here

Ancient and Modern Love
31st January, 5-6.30pm, Christie Room, The John Rylands Library
Speakers: Dr Owen Hodkinson (Leeds, Classics) and Kate Gibson (Manchester, History)
Full details available here

Correspondence, Provenance, and the Ethics of Collecting
6th March, 3-4:30pm, A112 Samuel Alexander Building, Oxford Road Campus
Speakers: Dr Katharina E Keim (Centre for Religions and Theology, Lund University, and Centre for Jewish Studies, Manchester) and Dr Roberta Mazza (Classics, Ancient History, Archaeology and Egyptology, Manchester)
Full details available here

Save the dates for semester 2 seminars (full details to follow)
4 April, 5-6.30pm, The John Rylands Library
1 May, 3-4.30pm, Oxford Rd campus


READing and Transkribing handwritten documents
24 January 2019, 12.30–4.30pm, Collab 1, Kilburn Building, University of Manchester
Workshop led by Dr Louise Seaward (UCL)
Full details available here

Public event

Creative Letters: Poetry Reading with Leontia Flynn and Zaffar Kunial
9 May 2019, 5-7.30pm, The John Rylands Library, 150 Deansgate, M3 3EH.
Reception and collection encounter from 5pm, poetry reading at 6pm.
Full details here


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