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Call for Papers: Monuments in Conversation Westminster Abbey in the 18th Century

Posted on 27 February 2024

We are pleased to announce that Monuments in Conversation: Westminster Abbey in the Eighteenth Century will be the first event held in the newly renovated conference facilities at the Henry Moore Institute, Leeds. 

Stone monuments in St John the Evangelist Chapel, Westminster Abbey
Our Call for Papers is now open to submissions from applicants at any stage in their career with a broad scope of research interests in any aspect of British monumental sculpture and Westminster Abbey. We take a long view of the eighteenth century and are happy to consider meritable contributions of papers focussing on the surrounding centuries. 


The conference will take place on Wednesday 17 July 2024, and the deadline to apply is Monday 15 April 2024, 17:00.

For more information and details about the event, please see the official Call for Papers on the Henry Moore Institute website

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to get in touch with Gemma Shearwood or contact the Henry Moore Institute research group directly.