Calls for Papers/Contributions

Ruth Rendell: CFP for a Special Issue of Contemporary Women’s Writing on Ruth Rendell/Barbara Vine. Edited by Ruth Heholt, Fiona Peters and Gina Wisker.

Ruth Rendell, who has recently died, was one of the most prolific and important female authors of the C20th/21st centuries, achieving many literary awards and honours, plus a Labour peerage. Her literary output, both as Ruth Rendell and Barbara Vine, transcended generic boundaries and conventional assumptions about character, the police procedural novel, class and gender, […]

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7th Annual Conference: Victorian Authenticity and Artifice

13-15th July 2015 Institute of English Studies, Senate House, London   Keynote Speaker: Prof. Linda Dryden “Stevenson and H. G. Wells: Monomaniacs, Duality and Evolutionary Science” Keynote Speaker: Prof. David Glover “Styles of Populism in Victorian and Edwardian Popular Fiction” Guest Speaker: Prof. Vanessa Toulmin from the National Fairground Archive   Call for Papers The Victorian Popular Fiction Association conference […]

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