The Literary London Society Annual Conference

London and the Globe

Conference imageWednesday 6 - Friday 8 July 2016, Senate House

To acknowledge this year of Shakespearean celebrations, the conference theme in 2016  will  be "London and the Globe". This event will follow the trace of London's transnational connections across historical periods and through novelistic, dramatic, poetic and other modes of expression.



Plenary panel - Shakespeare in London

Dr Hannah Crawford (King's College London)

Dr Sarah Dustagheer (University of Kent)

Jennifer Young (University of Leeds)

Annual Lecture

Brian Chikwava (author of Harare North)

Plenary Lecture

Dr Rachael Gilmour (QMUL)


£100 Standard rate

£75 Concessionary rate (students/unwaged/retired)

£50 Single day rate (email to book)

The School of Advanced Study is part of the central University of London. The School takes its responsibility to visitors with special needs very seriously and will endeavour to make reasonable adjustments to its facilities in order to accommodate the needs of such visitors. If you have a particular requirement, please feel free to discuss it confidentially with the organiser in advance of the event taking place.

Enquiries: Events Officer, Institute of English Studies, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU; Email: