Digital Dickens: A Dickens Day Workshop

There are still places available on this free workshop, running on Monday 7th July 2014 at Senate House, London. Please do come and join us!

Draft programme

10.00–10.30  Arrivals, tea, coffee

10.30–10.45  Welcome and opening remarks

10.45–11.00  Update from Dickens Journals Online (

11.00–11.45  ‘Victorian Periodicals and Serial Reading in a Digital Age’, Joanne Shattock (University of Leicester)

11.45–12.45  Social Media: Overview, Training and Discussion led by Jane van de Ban (Web and Social Media Manager, Birkbeck, University of London) and Xavier Inverarity (Social Media and Web Assistant, Birkbeck, University of London).

12.45–2.00    Lunch (own arrangements)

2.00–3.30      Digital Dickens: Serial Reading, Blogging, Tweeting, Inquiries, and Beyond: Emma Curry (Birkbeck College, University of London), Pete Orford (University of Buckingham), Claire Wood (University of York).

3.30–4.00      Tea and coffee

4.00–5.30 Digital Victorian Studies: Clare Horrocks (Liverpool John Moores University), Catherine Pope (University of Sussex), Lucie Matthews-Jones (Liverpool John Moores University).

Visit the IES website for further information and to book your free place, or contact Jon Millington, Events Officer, Institute of English Studies. Phone: 020 7664 4859; email:


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