The annual Conference of the British Society for Literature and Science will be held at the University of Northumbria, Newcastle, 8-10 April 2010. You can read more about the conference here, and note the registration deadline of […]
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Dani and I spent a delightful Valentine’s weekend surrounded by stunning views in the Lake District. We took the Sleeper Train to Carlisle, where Dani’s friend Dave generously picked us up at 5am to drive […]
It is a great pleasure to confirm my election as a Fellow of the Linnean Society of London. I have not yet been inducted, but will be at one of the upcoming meetings of the […]
The Wordsworth Trust and Inpress Books are hosting a series of events, ‘resolution and independence,’ about independent publishing. Flambard Press books are distributed under the Inpress Books banner. So I’m heading up to the Lake […]
The Herschel evening at the Whipple Museum was an enormous success, with over fifty guests in attendance. This included some of William and Caroline’s descendants: the current head of the Herschel household, John Herschel-Shorland, his […]