Call for Papers: The 46th Wordsworth Summer Conference, 2017

By Anna Mercer

The Call for Papers for the next Wordsworth Summer Conference has now been released. See below for further details, and follow the links for details on how to apply for a bursary/submit an abstract.

The 46th Wordsworth Summer Conference, 2017
Monday 7 August to Thursday 17 August at Rydal Hall, Cumbria

Keynote Lectures, 2017:
Gillian Beer Matthew Bevis James Engell
Richard Gravil Meiko O’Halloran Nick Halmi
Alexandra Harris Felicity James
Michael O’Neill
Fiona Robertson Fiona Stafford
Heidi Thomson Kasahara Yorimichi

and the link to our bursaries for postgraduate students

Key Features:

    • The conference is in two parts, of five nights each, with a changeover day
    • 7 excursions, 7 fell-walks, and some lower level walks
    • 13 keynote lectures and 30-34 papers
    • Either 4 or 9 full days in Rydal
    • Excursions to places of Wordsworthian connections or general cultural interest
    • Up to seventy miles of fell walking

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