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Journée Internationale des Droits des Femmes: Educating our Masters (1908-2021)

Educating our Masters (1908) A Suffragist’s Tour in the North, August 1908 Educating our Masters, 110 years later (2021) #MeeToo #balancetonporc #sciencesporc #paygap #genderequality #InternationalWomensDay For more about Alice Abadam,  catholic suffragist, talented musician, Vernon Lee’s cousin, and the Abadam … Continue reading

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BADS & IVLS present: Lates with Lee, March 18 and 25, 2021

In association with BADS (British Association of Decadence Studies), the International Vernon Lee Society would like to invite you two online Thursday evening events exploring the life and works of Vernon Lee. Lates with Lee Thursday 18 March & Thursday … Continue reading

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Online lecture by Dr Claudia Tobin, February 23, 2021

Claudia Tobin: “Travelling Portraits: Vernon Lee, Virginia Woolf, Ottoline Morrell, Vanessa Bell” Colonica del Palmerino, via del Palmerino 6 23 February 2021, 6.30pm (CET) On-line lecture in English: Travelling at the turn of the century without ever feeling foreign. From … Continue reading

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13 Février 1935: mort de Vernon Lee – 13 Février 2021: une recherche vivante

Bonjour à toutes et à tous, en ce jour anniversaire de la mort de Vernon Lee à Florence, je vous invite à découvrir 3 nouveaux documents inédits, 3 témoignages des amies proches de Vernon Lee, sur notre base de données … Continue reading

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“une nuit de cauchemar lucide. . . . une croisade, un chaos”

“J’ai beaucoup pensé à vous l’horrible dimanche 15 [octobre], où j’ai trouvé dans la Nazione les nouvelles d’Allemagne. Moi-même j’en ai été, le froid subit aidant, un peu malade, transie, incapable de lire ou de sortir, au coin du feu; … Continue reading

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New Video! In quest of the Genius Loci

Nouvelle video! Sur les traces de l’esprit du lieu On this St Genevieve’s Day, please enjoy our latest video, featuring Geneviève Noufflard, filmed some 8 years ago in Paris and at Fresnay-le-Long, and discover what we found there… Aujourd’hui, Ste … Continue reading

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“Tanti auguri” from Vernon Lee: Noël 1931

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Dustin Friedman’s lecture online

Dear readers, We are delighted to announce that you can now view the recording of the IVLS 2020 lecture by Dustin Friedman “‘Sinister Exile’: Queer Myth and Aesthetic Teleology in Walter Pater and Vernon Lee.” Many thanks to Dr Eleanor … Continue reading

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IVLS Lecture: Dustin Friedman, October 14, 2020

Like every year, we shall celebrate Violet Paget’s birth-day on October 14, 2020. This year’s Vernon Lee event will be Dustin Friedman’s online lecture, and is entitled: “‘Sinister Exile’: Queer Myth and Aesthetic Teleology in Walter Pater and Vernon Lee.” … Continue reading

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Vernon Lee, ‘The Refined Rebel’

On September 24 2020, H&M Studio will launch their A/W Collection which takes its inspiration from Vernon Lee and David Bowie. The collection blends ‘old world elegance’ with ‘70’s disco’ stylings and includes garments that combine ultra-masculine and hyper-feminine tailoring. … Continue reading

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