ESTS 2018: Conference Website

The 15th annual conference of the European Society for Textual Scholarship that will take place from 15 to 17 November in Prague now has an official website! Please check out https://ests.ff.cuni.cz for more information on the conference, and keeping up to date with the programme etc.

We hope to see you in Prague!

CfP: ESTS 2015 – DEADLINE EXTENDED

The organizing committee of the ESTS 2015 conference are happy to inform you that the deadline for their Call for Papers has been extended to June 30, 2015. Proposals for papers should be emailed to Prof Gabriel Egan. More information on the conference and its theme can be found on our conference page. Please note that the Bibliographical Society has kindly offered four 60GBP bursaries for papers by post-graduate applicants, and that the conference will also offer two hands-on workshops: one on setting movable type and letterpress printing, and another offering an introduction to XML.

The Society’s 12th annual conference will be held at the Centre for Textual Studies, De Montfort University, Leicester England, and will take place from 19 to 21 November 2015. The theme is “Users of Scholarly Editions: Editorial Anticipations of Reading, Studying and Consulting”. The Centre for Textual Studies also made a CfP Flyer. Please note that all speakers must be members of the Society in good standing.

Registration: Samuel Beckett Summer School 2015

via Sam Slote

Registration now open for the 2015 Samuel Beckett Summer School, 9-14 August, Trinity College Dublin

Confirmed list of lecturers for the 2015 Samuel Beckett Summer School:

  • C. J. Ackerley
  • Amanda Dennis
  • Lois Oppenheim
  • Paul Stewart
  • Derval Tubridy
  • David Wheatley

‘The loutishness of learning’: a roundtable on teaching Beckett, chaired by Jonathan Heron

A tour of the Beckett country, led by Feargal Whelan

Seminars:

  • Beckett and the Visual Arts, Derval Tubridy
  • Beckett and Poetry, David Wheatley
  • Beckett’s Manuscripts, Mark Nixon & Dirk Van Hulle
  • Performance Workshop, Jonathan Heron & Nicholas Johnson
  • Reading Group, Sam Slote

Details of the performance schedule to be announced shortly.

The deadline for bursary applicants is 13 March.

The deadline for registration is 4 May.

For a registration form please email: Sam Slote (sbss@usit.ie)

For more information: http://beckettsummerschool.com