WLM past events

 

WLM 1st

TOPIC: RELIGIOUS EXPERIENCEIN 18th- AND 19th-CENTURY LITERATURE

DATE: May 8, 2014

COORDINATORS: Dr Monika Mazurek, Pedagogical University, Kraków, 
                                   Dr Joanna Maciulewicz, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań
                                   Dr Agnieszka Setecka, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań

WLM 2nd

TOPIC: DECEIT AND IMPOSTURE IN 18th- AND 19th-CENTURY BRITISH LITERATURE

DATE: November 20, 2014

COORDINATOR: Dr Jakub Lipski, Kazimierz Wielki University, Bydgoszcz

Keynote speaker: prof. Michael Hollington, “Dickensian Quacks”

 

WLM 3rd

TOPIC: THINGS AND OBJECTSIN 18th- AND 19th-CENTURY BRITISH LITERATURE

DATE: March 10, 2016

COORDINATOR: Dr Joanna Maciulewicz, Mickiewicz University, Poznań

Keynote speaker: prof. Jeremy Tambling, “Victorian Philosophies of Furniture”

 

WLM 4th

TOPIC: LITERATURE AND THE VISUAL ARTSIN 18th- AND 19th-CENTURY BRITAIN

DATE: May 20, 2016

COORDINATOR: Dr Jakub Lipski, Kazimierz Wielki University, Bydgoszcz

Keynote speaker: prof. Peter de Voogd

 

WLM 5th

TOPIC: MYSTERY - TERROR - THE SUPERNATURAL - THE SENSATIONAL
             IN 18th- AND 19th-CENTURY BRITAIN

DATE: November 25, 2016

COORDINATORS: Dr hab. Jacek Mydla and dr hab. Małgorzata Nitka
                                   University of Silesia, Katowice-Sosnowiec

Keynote speaker: prof. Jeremy Tambling, “Mystery and Unknown Fear: Gothic Interventions from Ann Radcliff to Dickens, and Opera”

 

WLM 6th

TOPIC: CRIME AND DETECTION IN 18th- AND 19th-CENTURY BRITAIN

DATE: 19 May 2017

COORDINATOR: Dr Lucyna Krawczyk-Żywko, University of Warsaw

Keynote speaker: dr Jonathan Cranfield, “Of Time and the City: Sherlock Holmes and the Strand Magazine

 

WLM 7th

TOPIC: LITERATURE AND MUSICIN THE LONG 18th AND 19th CENTURIES

DATE: 22 February 2018

COORDINATOR: dr hab. Maria Błaszkiewicz, University of Warsaw

Keynote speaker: prof. Pierre Dubois, “Music and The Georgian Novel, or the Divorce of Adam and Eve”

 

WLM Rising Stars 1

Warsaw Literary Meeting Rising Stars is a one-day interdisciplinary conference for young ambitious scholars (MA and PhD students).

TOPIC: BODY POETICS: THE REPRESENTATION OF THE BODY

 IN ENGLISH LITERATURE AND CULTURE OF THE 18TH AND 19TH CENTURIES

DATE: 20 APRIL 2018 

COORDINATOR: dr hab. Magdalena Pypeć, University of Warsaw

Keynote speaker: prof. Ann Heilmann, “Victorian Body Politics, Neo-Victorian Body Poetics: The Contested Body of the Wife in Mid-Victorian Divorce Trials”

 

WLM 8th

TOPIC: INTERCONNECTIONS — LITERATURE/THEATRE/DRAMA/PERFORMANCE AND MUSICIN THE LONG 18th AND 19th CENTURIES

DATE: 25 May 2018

COORDINATOR: dr hab. Magdalena Pypeć, University of Warsaw

Keynote speaker: prof. Paddy Lyons, “Brechtian Dimensions in Eighteen Century Theatre”

 

WLM 9th

TOPIC: EXPERIENCING THE CITY: URBAN SPACES AND PLACES IN THE 18th AND 19th CENTURIES

DATE: 15 November 2018

COORDINATOR: Dr Przemysław Uściński, University of Warsaw

Keynote speaker: prof. Jeremy Tambling, “Cities and Schizophrenia (with reference to Blake, Dickens, Poe, and Joyce)”

 

WLM Rising Stars 2

TOPIC: CITYSCAPES—READING URBAN SPACE IN THE 18TH AND 19TH CENTURY LITERATURE AND CULTURE

DATE: 16 November 2018 

COORDINATOR: dr hab. Magdalena Pypeć, University of Warsaw

 

WLM 10th

TOPIC:  LANDSCAPE, COUNTRYSIDE AND TOPOGRAPHY IN BRITISH LITERATURE AND CULTURE OF THE LONG 18th AND 19th CENTURIES
DATE: 24 May 2019

COORDINATOR: dr hab. Magdalena Pypeć, University of Warsaw

Keynote speaker: prof. Stephen Daniels, “Putting Topography in Its Place: Mapping, Art and Literature in Landscape Representation”

 

WLM 11th

TOPIC: QUESTS AND JOURNEYS: Tourists, Wanderers, Explorers: Journeys in 18th and 19th Century British Culture and Literature

DATE: 27 February 2020

COORDINATOR: dr Przemysław Uściński, University of Warsaw