University of Leicester Centre for Victorian Studies at 50: Celebrating Dickens

Professor Malcolm Andrews
University of Kent

Professor John Drew
University of Buckingham

Professor Toru Sasaki
Kyoto University

Dr Claire Wood
University of Leicester

Join us for a convivial Dickensian evening to mark the 50th Anniversary of the Victorian Studies Centre at the University of Leicester. Four speakers will address different aspects of Dickens’s writing and career, including a public reading from Our Mutual Friend. Free refreshments before and after the talks. You are also welcome to join us beforehand, at 4pm, for the official opening of our exhibition ‘The Victorian Studies Centre at 50’ on the lower ground floor of the David Wilson Library, University of Leicester.


These free events are open to graduates, students, staff and members of the public.


Wednesday 22 November 2017
Peter Williams Lecture Theatre
University of Leicester
University Road, Leicester