‘Archival Afterlives: Postwar Poetry in English’

Activity: Participating in or organising event(s)Organising a conference, workshop, exhibition, performance, inquiry, course etcResearch


Main organiser of a three-day conference bringing together scholars, students, poets, archivists and curators to discuss creative and critical uses of poetry archives, as well as their curation. In addition to academic sessions, the conference also included a series of public events with readings by Lorna Goodison, Tara Bergin, and Elaine Feinstein, and a poetry publishing roundtable with Peter Jay, Robyn Marsack, Deryn Rees-Jones, and Michael Schmidt.
Period27 Jun 201729 Jun 2017
Event typeConference
LocationManchesterShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Research Beacons, Institutes and Platforms

  • John Rylands Research Institute and Library