Swansea University - Conferences


CREW sustains a rolling programme of conferences.




3-5 September, Dylan Unchained: The Dylan Thomas Centenary Conference, organised by CREW, supported by the Research Institute of the Arts and Humanities, Swansea University.





Saturday, November 6th, 2010, at the Dylan Thomas Centre, Swansea
R. S. Thomas. 10th Anniversary Conference
A one-day conference arranged by CREW (Centre for the Research into the English Literature and Language of Wales), Swansea University with the R.S. Thomas Centre, Bangor University

12-14 July Theorising Wales: Gender, Culture, Politics (co-organised with C-SCAP [Centre for Study of Culture and Politics] and GENCAS [Centre for Research into Gender, Culture and Society] in collaboration with the Richard Burton Centre, all within the School of Arts and Humanities, Swansea University).


Lynette Roberts Conference
(organised in partnership with Oxford University) at the Dylan Thomas Centre, Swansea, 31 October 2009.  A report on the conference is available on the CREW Blog.

Raymond Williams - Japan
A symposium report is available on the CREW Blog, here.

DRHA 2009: Dynamic Networks of Knowledge and Practice: Contexts, Crises, Futures (co-organised with Queens University Belfast, Digital Humanities Observatory at the Royal Irish Academy Dublin and in partnership with The National Library of Wales).  7-9 September, 2009, held at Queen's University, Belfast.  A conference report and pictures is available on the CREW blog.

Margiad Evans Centenary Conference
15th May 2009, at The National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth 

Spaces of Comparison: Welsh Writing in Comparative Contexts (Annual AWWE conference) 27-29 March, Gregynog Hall, Newtown


Raymond Williams: Culture and Society @ 50
7 November at the Dylan Thomas Centre, Swansea (with support from the Raymond Williams Society)

Transatlantic Exchange: African Americans and the Celtic Nations 28-30 March. Swansea University and The Dylan Thomas Centre. (Substantial support from The Collegium for African American Research and Swansea University’s School of Arts).

Audit of Research in Welsh Studies July 14th, Swansea University. (Funded by the British Academy)

Border Writing Annual Welsh Writing in English Conference, Gregynog. March 21 – 23. 

BWLET conference on Translating Literature into English September 7th. Swansea University. (Funded by the AHRB)

Nations and Relations University of Wales funded video conferences, featuring contributors from England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales. Swansea University.

The Short Story Annual Welsh Writing in English Conference, Gregynog. March 19 – 21.