London-Paris Romanticism Seminar launch: Christoph Bode, 21 October 2016, Senate House, London



To inaugurate the London-Paris Romanticism Seminar we are proud to present Christoph Bode, a leading international scholar of British and European Romanticism and a renowned literary theorist and critic. His talk, entitled ‘De L’Allemagne with Love: English Bards and European Theorists’ (details below), will be followed by a discussion and a wine reception, to which all are invited. As a special guest at the launch event, we are also delighted to welcome Marc Porée, the Paris Director of the London-Paris Romanticism Seminar.

The event will be held on Friday 21 October 2016 in Senate House, Malet Street, in the Bloomsbury Room (G35) on the ground floor, starting at 5.30 and finishing at 8. The extended reception will be an opportunity for Romanticists to meet one another, talk to our international visitors, and find out more about the new research forum. Everyone is welcome, including postgraduates and members of the public. Admission is free.

Our speaker, Christoph Bode, is Chair of Modern English Literature at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, a Permanent Fellow of LMU’s Centre for Advanced Studies and a Member of the Academia Europaea. Former president of the German Society for English Romanticism, he has published 24 books …read more