BCLA Postgraduate Conference: Alternatives: Translation and the (Anti-) Canon

BCLA Postgraduate Conference: Alternatives: Translation and the (Anti-) Canon
24-25 April 2014, University of Glasgow and University of St Andrews

In collaboration with Scottish PEN


The programme for the first of the BCLA Postgraduate Conferences in 2014, Alternatives: Translation and the (Anti-) Canon, which will take place on 24-25 April 2014 at the University of Glasgow and the University of St Andrews, has now been announced. There will be three keynote lectures delivered by Dr Robin MacKenzie, BCLA Executive Committee Member and Treasurer, University of St Andrews; Kusay Hussein and Sue Reid Sexton, Scottish PEN and Henry Bell, Editor of A Bird is Not A Stone. 

The conference will also feature workshops in Translation and Creative Writing with Dr Anne Stokes, Senior Teaching Fellow at the University of Stirling, Dr Elizabeth Reeder, Novelist and Lecturer in Creative Writing at the University of Glasgow, Dr Georgina Collins, Course Convener of Translation Studies at the University of Glasgow and Dr Samuel Tongue, Poet and Winner of Scottish New Writers Award.

There is no registration fee; however, registration by e-mail is necessary.

Download the programme for the BCLA Postgraduate Conference: Alternatives: Translation and the (Anti-)Canon. See also the Facebook event pages for 24 April and 25 April.