Reading Communities Event this September

Reading Communities

Thursday 15 – Friday 16 September 2016
Institute of English Studies, University of London, Senate House

The “Reading Communities: Connecting the Past and the Present” Conference aims to bring together scholars studying reading communities and reading practices as well as oral historians, literary scholars, and those working on the relationship between reading and memory, particularly in relationship to World War II.

The event has been organised by Edmund King and Shaf Towheed as part of their AHRC funded follow-on project.  The Digital Reading Network will be well represented, with papers from Bronwen Thomas and Simon Frost.

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