Seminar series 2020-21

The Centre for Victorian Studies runs a termly seminar series for postgraduates and academics to share their research interests.

Upcoming Events for the Centre for Victorian Studies include: 

Zooming Decadence: An Autumn Seminar Series

Centre for Victorian Studies, University of Exeter

Contact: Dr Kate Hext (

5.30pm-6.30pm UK time 

(Book tickets free via Eventbrite)

14 October: Prof. Gregory Mackie (UBC), "Dorian Hope and the Great Oscar Wilde Caper" 

28 October: Dr. Alex Murray (Queens, Belfast), "Decadent Constantinople, Istanbul Decadence" 

11 November: Dr. Sarah Parker (Loughborough University), "Gaudy Havoc: The Post-Victorian Decadent Excesses of Iris Tree"

25 November: Prof. Nicholas Frankel (VCU), "Oscar Wilde’s Life as a Work of Art"

9 December: Prof. Margaret Stetz (University of Delaware), "Anna, Comtesse de Brémont: Decadent Women's Poetry on Trial in 1895


Visit our Past seminars page for information on previous Centre seminar series.