In the academic year 2021–2022, the group will be hosting two seminar series on teaching editing and editing in performance. These seminars are open to students and staff from all universities, and details will be uploaded to this site in due course.

In the summer of 2022, the group will also be hosting a conference on ‘Editing Things’, related to the topics of editing, objects and material culture.

Previous events:

Monday 15th February, 5pm: Dr Greg Tate, School of English

‘“Half-made, in pencil scrawl illegible”: Editing Arthur Hugh Clough (1819-1861)’

Monday 1st March, 5pm: Prof Neil Rhodes, School of English

‘Foulest Copy: Editing the English translation of Erasmus’s Sileni Alcibiadis (1543?)’

Monday 15th March, 5pm: Dr Helena Goodwyn, Northumbria University

‘Scholarly Biography as Historical Resource: How to Frame an Unpublished Biography?’

Thursday 15th April, 5pm: Dr Susan Manly, School of English

‘Editing Maria Edgeworth’s Letters: Correspondence and Collaboration’