Tuesday 27 June 2017, Court Room, Senate House


Birkbeck and the Institute of English Studies jointly announce Appropriate Forms, a one-day conference celebrating the range of the late Barbara Hardy’s work, from the nineteenth-century novel to modernism, from Shakespeare to creative writing.

Speakers include Rosemary Ashton, Gillian Beer, Sandra Clark, Emma Clery, Steven Connor, Clara Dawson, Maud Ellmann, Beryl Gray, Louise Lee, Josephine McDonagh, Stephen Mooney, Michael Slater, Janet Todd.

Organised by Isobel Armstrong (Birkbeck) and Hilary Fraser (Birkbeck).



  • £30 Standard rate
  • £20 Concessions (Students / unwaged / retired)

Please click the REGISTER HERE button below to register. Alternatively, please download and complete the below registration form, and return it along with your preferred payment method either via email to IESEvents@sas.ac.uk or by post to: IES Events Officer, Room 260, Senate House, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HU.

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Enquiries: Events Officer, Institute of English Studies, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU; Email: IESEvents@sas.ac.uk