Throughout the year we run a series of engaging events from writing festivals and seminars to our annual Morag Morris poetry lecture, attracting leading contemporary poets to campus, such as Stephen Spender, Seamus Heaney, J.H. Prynne, Iain Sinclair and Barbara Hardy.

Annual events

We contribute to a series of annual outreach events held at Surrey or based in the local area.

Students reading books

Seminar series

We run monthly seminars dedicated to Victorian and Neo-Victorian literature. Past seminars have included Lillian Nayder on "Dickens, flesh and blood" and Talia Schaffer on "The fortunate fall: ill writing and Sanditon".

Events at Surrey

The University of Surrey hosts a variety of events for all audiences throughout the year.