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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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“that peculiar unsymmetrical position” of Adam and Eve

Vernon Lee, radical feminist, “too dangerous for Henry James”, is with us today, on Women’s Day, with her article “She for God in him” and the announcement of a new book in The Telegraph (The Psychology of an Art Writer). … Continue reading

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Study Day and Worshop 2017 – Journée d’étude et séminaire technique

Du manuscrit à la base de données en ligne : travailler sur des sources primaires Journée d’études et séminaire technique Université de La Réunion 19 octobre 2017  Une journée d’études et un séminaire technique sur le thème « travailler sur des sources primaires: … Continue reading

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Selected Letters of Vernon Lee, Vol. I, Routledge

Dear readers, chers lecteurs, nous avons l’immense plaisir de vous annoncer la parution du volume I de la Correspondance de Vernon Lee, aux éditions Routledge: It is an immense pleasure to announce the publication of: Selected Letters of Vernon Lee, … Continue reading

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Celebrating Violet Paget’s Birthday Today- Anniversaire de la naissance de Violet Paget (14 october 1856 – 13 February 1935)

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Dear readers,  Chers lecteurs et lectrices, 159 years ago today, Violet (or Violette, as she sometimes signed) Paget was born in France, Château-Saint Léonard, Boulogne-sur-mer, Pas-de-Calais, from Matilda Adams and Henry Ferguson Paget.  Il y a 159 ans aujourd’hui, Violet … Continue reading

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IVLS Annual meeting in Paris – June 26, 2015

Bien chers amis de Vernon Lee, dear Vernon Lee’s friends, Nous avons le plaisir de vous inviter à l’ Assemblée Générale annuelle de l’IVLS (International Vernon Lee Society) qui aura lieu / the annual meeting of the International Vernon Lee … Continue reading

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