Virginia Woolf Society Conference and AGM 2015

Virginia Woolf: The Voyage Out

Saturday, 28 March 2015, Court Room, Senate House

This conference coincides with the centenary of the publication of Virginia Woolf’s first novel The Voyage Out, and will launch the Society’s publication The Voyage Out: Centenary Perspectives.

There is no charge for those just attending the AGM.


  • £25 Non-members standard rate
  • £20 Virginia Woolf Society & IES Members/students and concessions


10.30am     Dr Jim Stewart, University of Dundee, editor of the Cambridge University Press edition of The Voyage Out

11.30am     Tea and coffee break

12.00pm     Professor Anna Snaith, King's College London

1.00pm       Lunch

1.45pm       AGM (Virginia Woolf Society members only)

2.15pm       Professor Michele Barrett, Queen Mary University of London

3.15pm       Tea and coffee; conference end

The Virginia Woolf Society of Great Britain is a non-profit organisation formed in August 1998 which aims to raise the profile of Virginia Woolf and promote the reading and discussion of her works. The Society produces the Virginia Woolf Bulletin three times a year (January, May and September), as well as a number of other publications. Woolf-related events and talks are held throughout the year.  

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