16/10/17 - Adverse Weather

Queen's will be open tomorrow as usual. If there are any developments during the night that would put staff and student safety at risk, then a further announcement will be made at 6am tomorrow morning.  Read more on this >

 

News and Events

 Centre Events

2 March 2018 Dr Fiona Stafford, Fellow and Tutor in English Literature, Somerville College University of Oxford will be speaking on Keats, title tbc.
30 November 2017 Celebrating Swift's Birthday, 7-8pm in the Peter Froggatt Centre, Floor 2, Room 18, Queen's University.
6 November 2017

Dr Daniel Roberts, Director of CECS at Queen's University Belfast will be speaking on ‘Patriotism and Empire in Early Irish Fiction’ at 4.30 pm in the Irish Studies Seminar Room, 8 Fitzwilliam Street (in association with the Institute for Irish Studies).

13 October 2017 Dr Jason McElligott, The Keeper of Marsh's Library in Dublin will be speaking to the Centre at Queen's on ‘Un-Enlightened Readers: Stealing Books in Eighteenth-Century Dublin’ at 3:15pm in the Lecture Theatre, Music Building, University Square.

Other Local Events 

14 November 2017

Professor Moyra Haslett, Queen's University Belfast, will be speaking at the Linen Hall Library at 1pm on 14 November on the subject of ‘Swift and the North’ (in association with the Linen Hall Library).

28 September 2017

Dr Andrew Carpenter, Emeritus Professor of English, UCD will be speaking on Jonathan Swift's poetry at the Armagh Robinson Library (7:30pm) to celebrate National Poetry Day.

Upcoming Conferences

British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Annual Conference 3-5 January 2018, St Hugh's College, Oxford. Theme: 'Truths and Lies', for further details and registration see https://www.bsecs.org.uk/conferences/annual-conference/ 
Eighteenth-Century Ireland Annual Conference Details tbc: https://www.ecis.ie/annual-conference/