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  • George Eliot Country Tour

    Six hours spent in visiting the local sites associated with George Eliot. Read more »

  • Felix Holt Conference in Nuneaton

    The annual George Eliot Day this year took the form of a conference on Felix Holt, our book for the year in its 150th anniversary. The conference include a buffet lunch and unlimited tea or coffee, good conversation, a preview of the Edinburgh Fringe Felix Holt, and superb papers from three experts in their field. Read more »

  • Join our online discussion of Felix Holt

    In Nuneaton we are discussing Felix Holt this summer. The Fellowship has published its own edition to celebrate. Go to the Store to buy a copy. We hope people will use the notes being prepared by Denis Baylis and Viv Wood. You can find them in the section called The Books, then click on Felix Holt. Notes will be added before the due date for the reading group. Read more »

  • Denis Baylis Reflects on the trip to Spain

    A summary of the trip to Andalusia in Spain by members of the George Eliot Fellowship 6th-12th April 2016 Read more »

  • 30 years of the Statue

    The Fellowship decided to mark the 30th anniversary of the unveiling of the George Eliot statue in Newdegate Square Nuneaton. Read more »

  • Third George Eliot Walk in Coventry

    The third of Vanessa Oakes's Coventry walks took place on Sunday 18th August 2013. Read more »

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  • Lovely Day in George Eliot Country

    A Day Spent in George Eliot Country Read more »

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  • George Eliot's Piano

    When George Eliot's piano returned to The Herbert in Coventry, after thirty years in Nuneaton Museum, curator Ali Wells wanted to research its provenance Read more »

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  • Mill on the Floss walk

    Last Sunday, 28th July, 2013, we had one of our Mill on the Floss walks. These provide a free, two hour talk and walk around this part of George Eliot Country. Read more »

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  • The Sun Shines on Coventry

    On Sunday (14th July), 20 eager faces turned out for the second of Vanessa Oakes' 'Walking With George' walks around the centre of Coventry, visiting significant landmarks of her life during the years in which she lived in the city. Sonia Ritter, dressed in George Eliot's signature blue dress, acted out readings from her novels and letters. Starting out at Nantglyn/Loveitts we followed in Ma... Read more »

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