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Stevenson Lecture 2023

Professor Clare Pettitt: 'Morse’s Media: Painting, Telegraphy, Print'

The lecture will be followed by a wine reception.

Clare Pettitt was Professor of Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture at King’s College London before taking up the Grace 2 Chair in the Faculty of English at the University of Cambridge in January 2023. Her books include Serial Forms: The Unfinished Project of Modernity, 1815-1848 (2020) and Serial Revolutions 1848 (2022), both published by Oxford University Press. 

Bloomsbury Chapter is a co-operative venture between the Institute of English Studies in the School of Advanced Study and the Centre for Publishing in UCL. It promotes research and teaching in the broad areas of communication history, authorship, publishing, textual editing, and reading. The Stevenson lecture is given in memory of Professor Iain Stevenson, who established the Centre for Publishing in 2006. 

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