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The 51st Annual International Conference of the Joseph Conrad Society (UK) London, 4 - 6 July 2024

The Joseph Conrad Society (UK) invites proposals for papers for its 51st Annual International Conference, to be held at the Polish Cultural Centre (POSK), Hammersmith, on 4-5 July, and the University Women’s
Club, Mayfair, on 6 July.

Conference Programme here

Conference booking form in Word and PDF

University Women's Club accommodation details here

University of London accommodation details here

Conrad’s Polish-Ukrainian “Graveyard”: A New Digital Collection and Exhibit at Duke University Libraries, Durham, North Carolina, 15 October 2024 - 29 March 2025

Featuring the Joseph Conrad photograph album of his Polish relatives, circa 1857 - circa 1892

Curated by Ernest Zitser and Kimberly Kresica

More information here

CFP Seminar on “Conrad and Literary History” - 17-19 October 2024

The Association of Literary Scholars, Critics, and Writers Conference
Catholic University of America, Washington DC 

More information here

Closing date 20 May 2024

CFP The Société Conradienne Française and Ehic-EA 1087 Université de Limoges – One-day conference 14 November 2024

Conrad, a Hundred Years After His Death

More information here

(Details of online participation may be available at a later date)

Closing date 30 May 2024

CFP The Joseph Conrad Society of America

Panel at the MLA Convention, New Orleans 9-12 January 2025

Joseph Conrad: Tyranny and Revolution

More information here

Closing date 29 March 2024

CFP The Joseph Conrad Society of America

Special Session at the MLA Convention, New Orleans 9-12 January 2025

Making Visible: Conrad, Poland, and World Literature

More information here

Closing date 16 March 2024

CFP “Conrad’s Legacy A.D. 2024” Jagiellonian University, Kraków, 10-12 October 2024

The Joseph Conrad Society (Poland) and The Jagiellonian University Joseph Conrad Research Centre invite proposals for papers for the forthcoming International Conference

Proposals for 20-minute papers and for panels on all topics related to Conrad’s life, work and legacy are welcome.

The deadline for submission of abstracts in English (200-300 words) is 30 January 2024.

For more information see here

"Kent’s Remarkable Writers" Exhibition

The Marlowe Kit, Stour Street, Canterbury CT1 2NZ.  Telephone: 01227 78778

Open Saturdays 10am-5pm & Sundays 12pm-5pm - admission free

A free exhibition about the lives and works of Joseph Conrad, Christopher Marlowe, and Aphra Behn. Explore their connections to Canterbury and the very different worlds in which they lived, through objects and immersive activities (including the chance to dress-up as an Elizabethan actor and use a typewriter from Conrad’s time).

The exhibition’s collection includes historic items, and belongings from the personal collection of Joseph Conrad.

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