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Nineteenth-Century Reading Group Meeting:

Reading and Pain


Wednesday, 29 February 2012

17.30, Research Forum South Room

Ticket/entry details: Open to academic staff and postgraduate students of The Courtauld, King’s College London and other institutions

Organised by: Professor Caroline Arscott (The Courtauld Institute of Art) with Professor Clare Pettitt and Josephine McDonagh (Kings College London)

Shows of London is an interdepartmental/intercollegiate group studying Victorian Culture that meets regularly to discuss texts on street culture, representation, the Metropolis and associated issues.

Reading list:

  • Mary Favret, War at a Distance: Romanticism and the Making of Modern Wartime (Princeton University Press, 2009 ), extract to be advised.


Text will be available at the Shows of London website: http://showsoflondon.wordpress.com



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