Swansea University - Conferences

Conferences

CREW sustains a rolling programme of conferences.

FORTHCOMING CONFERENCES

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.

PAST CONFERENCES

2010

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).

2009

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

2008

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

2007
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).

2006
Audit of Research in Welsh Studies July 14th, Swansea University. (Funded by the British Academy)

2003
Border Writing Annual Welsh Writing in English Conference, Gregynog. March 21 – 23. 

2002
BWLET conference on Translating Literature into English September 7th. Swansea University. (Funded by the AHRB)

1999-2000
Nations and Relations University of Wales funded video conferences, featuring contributors from England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales. Swansea University.

1999
The Short Story Annual Welsh Writing in English Conference, Gregynog. March 19 – 21.

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