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Forthcoming Conferences

Danelaw Saga: Bringing Vikings Back to the East Midlands - Exhibition

Date
15/12/2017 - 08/04/2018
Description
Invade - immigrate - integrate - inspire. 'Danelaw Saga' tells the tale of how the Vikings shaped the East Midlands.

Pagans and Christians

Pagans and Christians
Date
24/01/2018
Description
About the interactions of pagan Vikings with the inhabitants of Christian Britain.

Distinctiveness and Assimilation: Re-Discovering Viking Age Stone Sculpture in the East Midlands

Distinctiveness and Assimilation: Re-Discovering Viking Age Stone Sculpture in the East Midlands
Date
07/02/2018
Description
Learn about Viking Age sculpture in the East Midlands.

Vikings: A Grand Day Out (Viking Society Student Conference)

Date
17/02/2018
Description
Viking Society conference for undergraduate and postgraduate students of Old Norse and Viking Studies

Viking Activity Day 17 February

Viking Activity Day 17 February
Date
17/02/2018
Description
Find out about beliefs and funerary practices in the Viking Age

From Poetry to Reality: The Gold-Trimmed Sword Hilt in the Bedale Hoard

From Poetry to Reality: The Gold-Trimmed Sword Hilt in the Bedale Hoard
Date
21/02/2018
Description
Learn about the Viking Age sword hilt in the Bedale Hoard.

Repton and the Legacy of the Great Viking Army

Repton and the Legacy of the Great Viking Army
Date
28/02/2018
Description
Learn about the latest results from excavations at the Viking site in Repton, Derbyshire.
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Conferences over the past 12 months

Norse and Viking Seminar - Runestones American Style

Date
27/11/2017
Description
Find out about the writing of runes and the making of runestones in North America.

'The Sherwood Foresters of 1916'

Date
07/10/2017
Description
Professor Moran's research was performed on stage: 'The Sherwood Foresters of 1916'

The Letters Page, Vol. 2 launch

The Letters Page, Vol. 2 launch
Date
05/10/2017
Description
Vol.2 of The Letters Page continues a celebration of the printed object which we started with Vol 1's boxed set of letters...

Manuscripts and Special Collections Lunch Time Talk: Local Author Alison Moore: Location and Landscape

Manuscripts and Special Collections Lunch Time Talk: Local Author Alison Moore: Location and Landscape
Date
16/11/2017
Description
Talk by Dr Adam Rounce: Castrating Rochester: John Wilmot's Manuscript Poetry

Manuscripts and Special Collections Lunch Time Talk: Local Author Alison Moore: Location and Landscape

Manuscripts and Special Collections Lunch Time Talk: Local Author Alison Moore: Location and Landscape
Date
26/10/2017
Description
Local Author Alison Moore: Location and Landscape

Manuscripts and Special Collections Lunch Time Talk: New Additions to the DH Lawrence Collections

Manuscripts and Special Collections Lunch Time Talk: New Additions to the DH Lawrence Collections
Date
28/09/2017
Description
Talk by Dr Andrew Harrison on the new additions to the DH Lawrence Collections.

ESRC Open Day - October 2018 Applicants

ESRC Open Day - October 2018 Applicants
Date
01/11/2017
Description
Open day for those interested in applying for ESRC-funded postgraduate study in the Social Sciences.

Open Day - 1 July 2017

Open Day - 1 July 2017
Date
01/07/2017
Description
Visit us and find out more about studying English at the University of Nottingham.

Open Day - 15 September 2017

Open Day - 15 September 2017
Date
15/09/2017
Description
Visit us and find out more about studying English at the University of Nottingham.
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Past Conferences

2014-15

2013-14

2012-13

2011-12

2010-11

2009-10

  • Perceptions of Place: English place-name study and regional variety (23-27 June 2010)
  • Constructing and Transmitting Identities in the Medieval World (6 June 2010)
  • Genes of Gallgoídil: Cross-disciplinary Studies of Migration of Irish, Hiberno-Norse and other Gaelic-speaking populations in the Viking Age (21 June 2010)
  • Robert Southey and Romantic Contexts (14-16 April 2010)

2008-09

2007-08

  • Disease, Disability and Medicine in Early Medieval Europe AD 400-1200 (5-6 July 2008)
  • PGR Work in Progress Symposium (8-9 May 2008)
  • Midlands Viking Symposium (26th April 2008)
  • Robert Southey and the Contexts of Romanticism (17-19 March 2008)
  • Discourse, Communication and the Enterprise IV (10-12 September 2007)

2006-07

  • DH Lawrence International Conference (16-21 August 2007)
  • Literary Geographies: A Multidisciplinary Conference (20-22 July 2007)
  • Disease, Disability and Medicine in Early Medieval Europe, AD 400-1200 (6-7 July 2007)
  • Gender, Material Culture and Identity in the Viking Diaspora (30-31 March 2007)
  • Myth and Cultural Memory in the Viking Diaspora (9-10 January 2007)
  • Rivers of Meaning (2 December 2006)

2005-06

  • Disease and Disability in Northern Europe, 400-1200 (8-9 July 2006)
  • IVACS Conference - Language at the Interface (23-24 June 2006)
  • Midlands Viking Symposium (29 April 2006)
  • Romantic Correspondence(s) (4 November 2005)

2004-05

2003-04

  • Adventures in Hydronomy: Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland Day Conference (15 November 2003)

2002-03

 

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0115 951 5901

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