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NEW VIDEO: Ana Parejo Vadillo, “Two Cosmopolitan Women Writers at the Turn of the Century”

Dear Readers, The last episode of our 2020 mini-series on Vernon Lee has just been released !ENJOY watching Ana Parejo Vadillo on “Two Cosmopolitan Women Writers at the Turn of the Century” here:  https://vimeo.com/387365218 This interview is in 3 parts:1. … Continue reading

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NEW VIDEO! “Experiencing and Performing Art with Vernon Lee,” by Carolyn Burdett

Dear Members of the  IVLS,Dear Followers of “The Sibyl”,Dear Lovers of Villa Il Palmerino,Dear Friends of Vernon, Mary,  Kit or Irene,Dearest Friends, Today’s episode of this week’s mini-series on Vernon Lee has just been released on our “Vernon Lee Online” … Continue reading

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“Vernon Lee and Art”, by Carolyn Burdett, an Interview by Sophie Geoffroy, London, 15 October 2019

Dear Members of the  IVLS, Dear Followers of “The Sibyl”, Dear Lovers of Villa Il Palmerino, Dear Friends of Vernon, Mary,  Kit or Irene, Dearest Friends, We carry on with the publication schedule of our new videos on the Vimeo … Continue reading

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NEW Videos on our “Vernon Lee Online” !

Dear Followers of “The Sibyl”, Dear Members of the IVLS, Dear Lovers of Villa Il Palmerino, Dear Friends of Vernon, Mary,  Kit or Irene, Dearest Friends, I am writing to wish you a happy new year and to offer you … Continue reading

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Vernon Lee 2019: An Anniversary Conference in Florence

Brilliantly organised by the British Association for Victorian Studies (BAVS), the University of University, and the Associazione Culturale Il Palmerino, the Florence symposium “Vernon Lee: An Anniversary Conference” gathered 33 academics and scholars, among whom keynote speakers Christa Zorn and … Continue reading

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Vernon Lee 2019: An Anniversary Conference, Florence, 30-31 May 2019

  Dear Readers and Vernon Lee scholars, we are just back from Florence, barely touching ground after the major Vernon Lee event of the year. Generously housed at the British Institute and the Villa Il Palmerino, beautifully organised by Patricia … Continue reading

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Not to be missed! The Ballet of the Nations at Villa Il Palmerino

Vernon Lee’s Ballet of the Nations to be performed at her home, May-June 2019! Vernon Lee’s The Ballet of the Nations will be the first performance of Vernon Lee’s satire of the First World War. The Ballet will be performed … Continue reading

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The Ballet of the Nations, Palmerino, May 2019

Dear Vernon Lee readers, chers lecteurs de Vernon Lee, we are very glad to pass on to you the important announcement we have just received from the Associazione Culturale Il Palmerino. C’est avec plaisir que nous transmettons l’importante annonce que … Continue reading

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Armistice Day: Vernon Lee’s Letter to Mathilde Hecht, 17 November 1918

Dear Readers, chers lecteurs, chères lectrices en ce jour de commémoration du centenaire de l’Armistice, qui mit fin à la sanglante Première Guerre Mondiale de 1914-1918, cette lettre inédite de Vernon Lee à Mathilde Hecht, recopiée par Berthe Noufflard, et … Continue reading

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