London-Paris Romanticism Seminar: Robert Morrison, Online Seminar, Friday 22 October 2021


The next meeting of the London-Paris Romanticism Seminar will take place via Zoom on Friday 22 October 2021 at 17.30-19.30 London time (GMT+1). To launch our 2021-22, we are delighted to welcome the distinguished international scholar and author Professor Robert Morrison of Bath Spa University and Queen’s University, Ontario, who will deliver a paper entitled Sex and the Regency: Love, Rakery, and Respectability. This will be followed by a discussion in which questions from the audience are invited. The seminar will be chaired by Gregory Dart (University College London).

The seminar is free and open to everyone. To book a place via the Institute of English Studies website, click here. When you register, you will be provided with a Zoom link and details of how to join the online forum. Whether you wish to contribute or simply to listen in, you are warmly invited to join us.

Robert Morrison is British Academy Global Professor at Bath Spa University and Queen’s National Scholar at Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario. He is the author of The Regency Revolution, which was shortlisted for the Historical Writers’ Association Crown Award for the best in non-fiction historical writing, and The English Opium …read more