9-10 June 2017
International Conference to be hosted by Bishop Grosseteste University, Lincoln. This conference will coincide with the AGM of the Tennyson Society and include a visit to the Tennyson Research Centre as well as a conference workshop on Tennyson & the Marketplace and Tennyson & Books.
Workshop led by Jim Cheshire (University of Lincoln) & Sibylle Erle (Bishop Grosseteste University): “Tennyson & the Marketplace and Tennyson & Books”
Papers are invited on the following topics:
Tennyson’s Books: Illustrated Books (illustrators, artists), Tales & Stories, Contemporary Literature, Poetry, Anthologies, Foreign or Translated Books, Children’s Books, Christian & Religious Works, Travel Books, Periodicals, Plays, Reference Books, Books given as Gifts, Books on and with plants
Tennyson’s Place: The Drawing Room, Victorian Entertaining & Music, C19th Libraries, Tennyson’s Library, Tennyson’s guests, Freshwater Society, Isle of Wight in the C19th
Tennyson’s Space: Architecture, Tennyson’s Life & Family, Use of Tennyson’s home, Tennyson’s house & garden, Boundaries and relationships between the domestic, the private and the public, Travel and Literary Tourism (Railway, Boats, Carriages)
Registration for the Tennyson conference is now live. Please click here to book your place.
For any queries, please contact Dr Sibylle Erle at firstname.lastname@example.org