How I Fell In Love With Opera

Stories That Sing

Listen to the BBC Radio 3 Essay Patricia gave during the Proms interval in 2017 (broadcast again in 2019)


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Upcoming Events

 OCTOBER 2019 

Writers in Neo-Victorian Fiction

11 October, Université de Caen Normandie, France

Patricia will be keynote speaker at this international one day conference. Conference details and call for papers can be seen on the ESSE website (European Society for the Study of English).


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Herstory Re-Imagined

16-17 December. King's College, London

A Conference on Women's Lives in Biographical Fiction and Film. Patricia will be a keynote speaker at the event.


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Previous News and Events

 MARCH 2019 

Brexit and Now What?

29 March, 7:30pm. Literaturhaus Berlin (Li-Be)

Patricia will participate with other writers in this event on the eve of Brexit. On the theme of 'And Now What?' the readings, music and discussions will continue until midnight. A cooperation with the Humboldt University Berlin's Centre for British Studies, the University of Oxford's Faculty of English, Torch, the SAND Journal, and Deveron Projects


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Beginning The Bicentenary: George Eliot in Geneva

7-8 December, University of Geneva

Patricia will be a keynote speaker at the two day George Eliot colloquium hosted by the University of Geneva in Switzerland.


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BBC Proms Plus

Sunday 2 September, BBC Radio

Patricia will be part of a discussion with Belinda Bauer on 'Sex and Death in Literature’. The event will be at Imperial College, London. An edited version will be broadcast during the evening's prom concert interval.


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