Study Day – PGR Bursaries announced for Victorian Collaborations.

Postgraduate bursaries available

Victorian Popular Fiction Association and Manchester Metropolitan University

Study Day:

‘Victorian Collaborations’

MMU Cheshire Campus

22nd April 2017

10am-5pm with optional afternoon tea at Crewe Hall Hotel

Keynote by Patricia Pulham (Portsmouth): ‘Collaborating with the Dead: The Advantages and Disadvantages of Borrowed Prestige’

Postgraduate students are invited to apply for one of four £50 bursaries (funded by the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, MMU Cheshire) towards subsidising travel, accommodation and registration for the VPFA ‘Victorian Collaborations’ Study Day.

For a full schedule please see:

Tickets are available here: Registration:


Study Day with vegetarian buffet lunch and refreshments: £16.50

Optional Afternoon Cream Tea at The Brasserie, Crewe Hall Hotel, 5-7.30 pm (transport with 7.45pm Crewe train station drop off, included): £27

If you would like to be considered, please email before the deadline of 3pm on the 3rd April 2017 with your name, address and PhD programme details, as well as a brief explanation of how the study day will support your research. You will be notified on April 5th whether your application has been successful.

N.B. Receipts will be reimbursed within 7 days of the Study Day.  Your contact for this is Dr Kirsty Bunting

Good Luck, and thank you for your interest in our Study Day.