20th-25th May 2019, Messolonghi, Greece

Call for Papers

Proposals for 20 minute papers are welcomed on topics including:

– the French Revolution

– Napoleon and the Napoleonic Wars

– Byron as a political activist

– Byron and Greece

– ideas for social reform

– Byron’s views on historical change

– Byron and the Americas

– the Orient and Orientalism

– industry, commerce, money

– the reception of Byron’s poetry by revolutionary movements.

Proposals must be submitted by the 10th of February 2019.

Submit proposals to Professor Peter Graham pegraham@vt.edu and Professor Roderick Beaton rod.beaton@kcl.ac.uk

 Student Travel Bursaries

The Byron Society is excited to announce three student bursaries of £300 each for travel and expenses relating to the 14th International Student Byron Conference “Byron & Revolution”.

Applicants for the bursaries must be undergraduate or postgraduate students enrolled in a university course in the UK.

Applications must include contact details for a referee at your university and the abstract for the paper you propose to give and the International Student Byron Conference.

Please email applications to Dr Emily Paterson-Morgan, Director of the Byron Society, at: contact@thebyronsociety.com

Bursary applications must be submitted by 20th April 2019.