Programme: The “Heart” and “Science” of Wilkie Collins and his Contemporaries

Jul 5, 2016 | No Comments
Programme: The “Heart” and “Science” of Wilkie Collins and his Contemporaries

  24th September 2016Barts Pathology Museum, London 9-9.20am REGISTRATION  9.20-10.50 : Science in Society and Relationships Karin Koehler (St Andrews): Heart, science and unhappy homes: Eliza Lynn’s Realities (1851) Ceri Hunter (Mansfield College, Oxford): Cozening Cousins: Collins, Cousin Marriage and Sensation Helena Ifill (Sheffield): Prosaic and Pathological: Love and Friendship in Collins’s Fiction’ Anne Chapman (King’s College, […]

Call for Peer Reviewers

Jun 21, 2016 | No Comments
Call for Peer Reviewers

The Wilkie Collins Journal invites applications for peer reviewers who are experts in the field of Victorian studies. The WCJ is dedicated to publishing and promoting quality research on Wilkie Collins and the field of popular fiction more widely, and peer reviewers play a key part in this. Peer reviewers will provide feedback to the […]

CFP: The ‘Heart’ and ‘Science’ of Wilkie Collins and his Contemporaries

Apr 28, 2016 | No Comments
CFP: The ‘Heart’ and ‘Science’ of Wilkie Collins and his Contemporaries

Call For Papers Wilkie Collins Journal and Victorian Popular Fiction Association (Image courtesy of Andrew Gasson http://www.wilkie-collins.info/books_heart_and_science.htm#Plot) The “Heart” and “Science” of Wilkie Collins and his Contemporaries Deadline for CFP: Friday 17th June 2016 Conference date: 24th September 2016Location: Barts Pathology Museum, LondonKeynote: Dr. Tara MacDonald (University of Idaho) ‘ Wilkie Collins, Armadale, and Public Feeling.’ ‘“Why can’t I look into […]

‘Werewolves: Studies in Transformations’

Oct 1, 2015 | No Comments
‘Werewolves: Studies in Transformations’

  abstracts: 30th November 2015, full submissions: 31st March 2016Dr Janine Hatter and Kaja Franck, ‘Revenant: Critical and Creative Studies of the Supernatural’ contact email:j.hatter@hull.ac.uk / k.a.franck@gmail.com ‘Revenant: Critical and Creative Studies of the Supernatural’ is a peer-reviewed, online journal looking at the supernatural, the uncanny and the weird. Revenant is now accepting articles, creative writing pieces […]

August 2015

Sep 2, 2015 | No Comments
August 2015

Tracking the Origin of Food: The Intriguing Case of San Marzano TomatoesDoes it matter how we use cookbooks?Weight Watchers and the End of DietingOn Pursuing an Obsession and Getting Nowhere, Until You Do: Me and Palm SugarNot just a fad: the dangerous reality of ‘clean eating’Scottish Kitchen Words? (1808)Dining Like Darwin: When Scientists Swallow Their SubjectsFrozen […]

Call for a New Steering Group Member

Aug 9, 2015 | No Comments
Call for a New Steering Group Member

The PG CWWN is a free and thriving research community, and we invite all postgraduate students whose research is focused on the work of contemporary women writers to get involved. The network hosts a wide variety of networking and training events for PGRs and ECRs working in the field of contemporary women’s writing, including the […]