Call for Papers

Call for Papers

************** DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS EXTENDED UNITL 25 JANUARY 2008********************

Papers are invited on the subject of poetry and translation from classical antiquity to the contemporary.

Topics might include:


Abstracts of no more than 250 words, of papers which will not last longer than 20 minutes, should reach the organizers by 25 January 2008.  The conference committee will notify participants about the acceptance of papers and mail out registration forms early in February 2008.  The deadline for registration is 2 May 2008.

Abstracts may be e-mailed to

Or posted to Poetry and Translation Conference, Department of English Studies, University of Stirling, Scotland, FK9 4LA

Poetry Readings

A limited number of spaces are available for delegates who would like to offer short readings of their own work.  Queries about these readings should be addressed to the organizers via e-mail or post.

Conference Organizers: Adrian Hunter, Dale Townshend