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Wollstonecraft panel with Dr Emma Liggens and Dr Sonja Lawrenson

— with University of Manchester

People's History Museum
Left Bank

M3 3ER

Join MMU academics Dr Emma Liggins and Dr Sonja Lawrenson as they discuss their varied and fascinating publications and work on Mary Wollstonecraft. This panel is part of a series of events exploring feminism in the Research in Residence Programme at the University of Manchester and also part of Wonder Women Radical Manchester.

After the 20 minute papers have been presented, there will be time for questions from the floor.

  • Prof Sharon Ruston (Chair of Romanticism, Lancaster University)
  • Dr Laura Kirkley (Lecturer in eighteenth-century literature, Newcastle University)
  • Dr Emma Liggins (Senior Lecturer in English, MMU)
  • Dr Sonja Lawrenson (Lecturer in eighteenth and nineteenth-century literature, MMU)
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