Albert Pierrepoint (1905-1992)

Matthew Thurgood, one of our Level 3 undergraduate students, has been conducting research into the life and work of Albert Pierrepont, the British hangman....

Gothic Transformations, 17 February 2017

On February 17th 2017, the University of Sheffield’s School of English is hosting a conference on the theme of ‘Gothic Transformations’. This conference has...

Some thoughts on assembling a creature: Frankenstein

I was recently asked by CUP to reflect upon my experience of editing The Cambridge Companion to Frankenstein (a novel that features on our core...

Coming Soon from SuTCo: The Duchess of Malfi

The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster is, in my opinion, a particularly feminist piece of early modern drama. When I decided to put...

What is Old?

‘What is Old?’ is a University of Sheffield community engagement project in collaboration with the creative arts charity Ignite Imaginations. It’s designed to engage...

Literature of the English Country House: Meet Samraghni Bonnerjee!

On Monday 27 June 2016 the School of English’s flagship MOOC returns. Literature of the English Country House, which offers a literary tour of English...

Speech Prosody 2016

Irene-Chen Shen, a PGR student supervised across the Schools of English and Human Communication Sciences, has recently presented her work at Speech Prosody 2016,...

First Student Sheffield Renaissance Conference

Scholars from Sheffield and York gathered last week to showcase their research at a student-organised conference called The Marginal in the Early Modern.  Papers...

Conference Season for Sheffield PGRs

Spring is (finally) in the air, and PGRs in the School of English have been busy bees organizing and presenting at conferences, festivals, and...

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