There are two events taking place in Lincoln next week that may be of interest to our readers. On 11 February, Margot Finn will deliver a paper at Lincoln concerning her recent Leverhulme-funded project on the East India Company in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. And the next day, Alice Crossley is offering a Valentine’s-themed talk uphill at Bishop Grosseteste. Please see below for details.


Wednesday 11 February 2015, 4.15 p.m., MC0024 (University of Lincoln)

Professor Margot Finn (UCL)

‘The East India Company at Home: New Pathways to Old Histories’


Thursday 12 February 2015, 4 p.m., Hardy Building – Teaching Room 2 (Bishop Grosseteste)

Dr Alice Crossley (Bishop Grosseteste)

‘Victorian Valentines: From Sentiment to Satire’