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Previous conferences, including dates and programmes, are listed below.

Conferences 2020

  • Women Translators and Authorship: Sarah Harriet Burney, 25 November 2020

  • One Thousand and One Ways to Sell — Marketing Decorated Books and Album Paintings from Arab, Middle Eastern and South Asian Lands in Europe and America c. 1850-1950, 27 October, 3 November, 10 November 2020

  • Mary Wollstonecraft and Dissent: A Celebration, 24-25 April 2020 POSTPONED

  • London Early Medieval England Symposium: Making and Curating Early Medieval England, 14 March 2020 POSTPONED

  • Jane Austen Study Day 2020, 8 February 2020

  • Researching the Modern History of Medieval Manuscripts: Resources and Collaborations, 14 January 2020

Conferences 2019

  • George Eliot at 200, 21 November 2019

  • Conan Doyle and London, 15 November 2019

  • Dickens Day 2019, 19 October 2019

  • Digital Vernon Lee, 14 October 2019

  • Literary London Society Annual Conference 2019, 11-12 July 2019 

  • Biennial London Chaucer Conference 2019, 28-29 June 2019.

  • British Association for Modernist Studies International Conference, 20-22 June 2019.

  • On the Creative-Critical: A Summit, 1 June 2019.

  • A Celebration of Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797), 27 April 2019.

  • Virginia Woolf Society Conference and AGM 2019, 6 April 2019. 

  • Workshop on Creative-Critical Teaching, 30 March 2019. 

  • Eighth London Anglo-Saxon Symposium, 16 March 2019. 

  • Reading Joyce’s ‘Aeolus’, 2 March 2019.

  • Jane Austen Society Study Day, 9 February 2019. 

  • English in the World 1: From the Outside, 18 January 2019.

Conferences 2018

  • Women and the Book, 26 October 2018.

  • ‘Faithful to our task’: 175 Years of Macmillan Publishing, 22 October 2018. 

  • Dickens Day 2018, 20 October 2018.

  • The Book as Cure: Bibliotherapy and Literary Caregiving from the First World War to the Present, 14 September 2018.

  • ISLE 5 Conference, 17-20 July 2018.

  • Victorian Popular Fiction Association Conference 2018, 3-7 July 2018.

  • Literary London Society Annual Conference 2018, 28-29 June 2018.

  • The Nonesuch? Georgette Heyer and Her Historical Fiction Contemporaries, 19 June 2018.

  • Writing Workshop: The Craft of Georgette Heyer, 18 June 2018.

  • Heresy and Borders Conference, 15-16 June 2018.

  • Corresponding with Beckett, 1-2 June 2018.

  • Brits Abroad, Brits at Home: Travel Narratives from the Grand Tour to the End of Empire, 9 May 2018.

  • Virginia Woolf Society Conference and AGM 2018, 14 April 2018.

  • Printing Colour 1700–1830 Conference, 10-12 April 2018.

  • Seventh London Anglo-Saxon Symposium, 10 March 2018.

  • Jane Austen Society Study Day, 14 February 2018. 

  • London Nineteenth Century Studies Postgraduate Colloquium V, 20 January 2018

  • Thinking Big: New Ambitions for English and the Humanities, 18-19 January 2018

Conferences 2017

  • 'Something for my native town': Recent Discoveries and New Directions in the R.E. Hart Collections of the Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery, 9-10 November 2017

  • Punch Conference: Women in Punch 1841 - 1920, 2 November 2017

  • Russian Evolution Conference, 21 October 2017

  • Dickens Day Conference: Dickens and Fantasy, 14 October 2017

  • Coetzee & the Archive Conference, 5-6 October 2017

  • Blocks Plates Stones Conference, 21 September 2017

  • The Shelley Conference, 15-16 September 2017

  • Information and Its Communication in Wartime Conference, 25 - 26 July 2017 

  • Victorian Popular Fiction Association Conference: Travel, Translation and Communication, 19 - 21 July 2017

  • Literary London Society Annual Conference: Fantastic London: Dream, Speculation and Nightmare, 13 - 14 July 2017

  • English: Shared Futures Conference, 5 - 7 July 2017

  • Biennial London Chaucer Conference: Chaucer and the Law, 30 June - 1 July 2017

  • Appropriate Forms: Conference in Honour of Barbara Hardy and her Work, 27 June 2017

  • Britain, Canada and the Arts: Cultural Exchange as Post-War Renewal Conference, 15 - 17 June 2017

  • The Elzeviers and their Contemporaries Conference, 2 June 2017

  • Virginia Woolf Society Conference and AGM: Virginia Woolf: Images, Archives and Memories, 1 April 2017

  • Sixth London Anglo-Saxon Symposium: Animals, 25 March 2017

  • Poetics of Home, Place and Identity Creative Writing Symposium, 18 March 2017

  • English Association Sixth Form Shakespeare Study Day, 14 March 2017 

  • Radical Collections: Radicalism and Libraries and Archives, 3 March 2017

  • Jane Austen Society Study Day: Jane Austen: Writing to the End, 11 February 2017

Conferences 2016

  • Historical Modernisms Symposium, 12-13 December 2016

  • Poetics and Metonymy Conference: Poetics of the Metonym with Reference to City Poetry, 22 October 2016

  • Dickens Day 2016: Dickens's Days: Heritage, Celebrations and Anniversaries, 8 October 2016

  • Reading Communities: Connecting the Past and the Present, 15-16 September 2016

  • Nineteenth-Century Studies London Postgraduate Colloquium IV, 10 September 2016

  • International Association of University Professors of English: Triennial Conference, 25-29 July 2016

  • Victorian Popular Genres, 14-15 July 2016

  • The Literary London Society's Annual Conference: London and the Globe, 6-8 July 2016

  • Anniversary Joyce - XXV International James Joyce Symposium 2016, 13-18 June 2016

  • Samuel Beckett: Performance/Art/Writing, 26-28 May 2016

  • Collectors, Collections, Collecting: From Sloane to Chester Beatty, 15 April 2016

  • Virginia Woolf Society Conference and AGM: Virginia Woolf: Annotating Woolf, 9 April 2016

  • Fifth London Anglo-Saxon Symposium: Anglo-Scandinavian England, 12 March 2016

  • Jane Austen Society Study Day: Persuasion, 13 February 2016

Conferences 2015

  • Reading the World: Challenging the Dynamics of Canon Formations, 3 December 2015

  • Eric Mottram Memorial Conference, 19-21 November 2015

  • The Annual George Eliot Conference: Daniel Deronda, 7 November 2015

  • Dickens Day: Dickens, Readers and Reading, 10 October 2015

  • Association of Adaptation Studies 10th Annual Conference: Adaptations and the Metropolis, 24-25 September 2015

  • English Literary Heritage Conference, 18 September 2015

  • What Ever Happened to the Working Class? Rediscovering Class Consciousness in Contemporary Literature, 17 September 2015

  • 8th Screenwriting Research Network International Conference, 10-12 September 2015

  • Language, Culture and Society in Russian/English Studies: 6th International Conference, 27-28 July 2015

  • The Literary London Society Annual Conference: London in Love, 22-24 July 2015

  • The 7th Annual Conference: Victorian Authenticity and Artifice, 13-15 July 2015

  • Biennial London Chaucer Conference: Science, Magic and Technology, 10-12 July 2015

  • Dissemination and Production: The Progress of Information, 3-4 July 2015

  • Aestheticism & Decadence in the Age of Modernism, 17-18 April 2015

  • Virginia Woolf's The Voyage Out, 28 March 2015

  • Jane Austen Society Conference: Emma, 14 February 2015