About Us

Charles Dickens: Hard Times & A Tale of Two Cities is a four-week NEH Summer Seminar for School Teachers. It is directed by Dr. Marty Gould and hosted by the Dickens Project at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Participants will receive a $3300 stipend to offset the costs of transportation, lodging, and books. Applications are due 1 March, 2016. 

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