Conferences, Workshops and Symposia




BARS 2017: Romantic Improvement

27-30 July 2017

Romantic Improvement is the 15th biannual conference of the British Association for Romantic Studies. It will be hosted by the University of York's Centre for Eighteenth Century Studies and Department of English and Related Literature, with events in and around The King's Manor in York's historic city centre.

The call for papers is here. Registration will open in January 2017.

The Shelley Conference 2017

A day conference on the work of Percy Bysshe Shelley and Mary Shelley, organised by Anna Mercer (University of York) and Harrie Neal (University of York).

Date: Friday 15 September 2017 (9.30am to 5pm, to be followed by a wine reception)

Location: Institute for English Studies, London

Keynote speakers: Prof. Nora Crook (Anglia Ruskin University), Prof. Michael O’Neill (Durham University)