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Welcome to British Studies at Columbia. This website has been created by a group of faculty and graduate students at Columbia University to share information and plan events of interest to scholars working in the field of modern British Studies across the various departments and schools of the University. The site includes information about forthcoming events, affiliated faculty, and graduate and undergraduate courses and programs.

In the News

  • Wennerlind publishes new book
    Carl Wennerlind, Professor of History at Barnard, recently published a book titled Casualties of Credit: The English Financial Revolution, 1620-1720. Read more
  • Announcing Hart's new book
    Matthew Hart, Professor of English and Comparative literature at Columbia, recently published a book titled Nations of Nothing but Poetry: Modernism, Transnationalism and Synthetic Verancular Writing. Read more


"Robert Walpole's Political Calculations" a talk by Prof. William Deringer

Monday, September 9, 2013, 5:30pm-7:00pm. Location: 413 Fayerweather. More information here

"Members Unlimited." A forum on E. P Thompson's The Making of the English Working Class

After 50 years, considering the place of the work in the historiographies of South Asia (Andrew Sartori), East Asia (Rebecca Karl), Latin America (Barbara Weinstein), and women & gender (Linda Gordon). Remarque Institute, NYU, 53 Washington Square South, 4-6 pm. More information here