Registration Open for Fugitive Ideas: A 'Cerebration' for Hugh Haughton

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Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
June 8, 2018 to June 9, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Literature, Humanities, Languages
 
 
 
In honour of our colleague Hugh Haughton on his birthday, the Department of English and Related Literature, University of York, is hosting a poetic and scholarly "cerebration". We commence on Friday 8 June with an evening of poetry, featuring readings by: 
 
Gerald Dawe · Kit Fan · Bernard O'Donoghue · Caitríona O'Reilly · Peter Robinson  
 
To be followed by a day symposium on Saturday 9 June covering the fields of aesthetics, Irish literature, modern poetics, nonsense, psychoanalysis, and translation, including papers from: 
 
Matthew Bevis · Fran Brearton · Judith Clark · Robert Douglas-Fairhurst · Ziad Elmarsafy · Hélène Lecossois · Hermione Lee · Patricia Palmer · Lionel Pilkington · Natalie Pollard · Stephen Regan · John David Rhodes · Clive Scott · Jason Scott-Warren
 
...and Hugh Haughton in conversation with Adam Phillips.
 
Tickets can be purchased via the University of York's Online Store. Please note that there are a limited number of discounted tickets available for current members of the University of York (staff or students) and unwaged attendees. There are also a limited number of symposium-only tickets. All of these tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
 
Symposium organisers: Bryan Radley and James Williams
 
Location: Humanities Research Centre, Berrick Saul Building, Heslington West Campus, University of York, York, YO10 5DD, UK
 
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