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Charles Dickens Bicentenntial Celebration

Date: 11/08/2012

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Location: 207A Lind Hall

Cost: Free


Please join the Nineteenth Century Subfield for a two-day Charles Dickens Bicentennial Celebration! James Eli Adams, Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University, will be the keynote speaker, presenting the lecture "At Home with Phil and George: Dickens, Domesticity, Desire." Professor Adams is the author of A History of Victorian Literature, as well as Dandies and Desert Saints: Styles of Victorian Masculinity. The second day's event, on Friday at 1 pm, features presentations by professors Michael Hancher and Gordon Hirsch (English), as well as Anna Clark (History); readings of Dickens' works; and some fun Dickens trivia. For Friday event info, go to: https://events.umn.edu/022037  All welcome! Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Department of English, Student Activities Grants Initiatives, and GAPSA.


  • Name: Nineteenth Century Subfield
  • E-mail: nineteen@umn.edu
  • Sponsored by: English

More information: https://sites.google.com/site/19subfield/upcoming-events

Disability Options:

To request disability accommodations, please contact Terri Sutton at sutt0063@umn.edu or 612-626-1528.

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