The Return of the Victorianists


13th annual Symposium
for the Victorian Studies Network at York

The Victorian Studies Network at York (VSNY) is delighted to announce the “return” of the annual VSNY Symposium, on Friday, October 22, 2021, from 1:30 to 3:30pm. Our very special programme will take place over Zoom and will feature the “return” of three York alums:

Lauren Gillingham (English, University of Ottawa)

“Being Novel: Fashion, History, and the Currency of Nineteenth-Century British Fiction”

Lynn MacKay (History, Brandon University)

“Making the Case to Reprieve Annette Meyers: Justice, Gender, and the Media”

Peter Sinnema (English, University of Alberta)

Pantaletta (1882), America’s Lost Antifeminist Satire”

Graduate students and faculty from all departments are invited to attend this virtual event. To be placed on the VSNY mailing list and for further details about this event, please email Tina Choi, Department of English <>.

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