The Department of English and Comparative Literary Studies
Call for Papers
11th Annual Postgraduate Symposium
28th and 29th May 2015
The organising committee invites all PhD, MPhil and MA students in the English department
to participate in the 11th Annual Postgraduate Symposium. This is a fantastic opportunity for
postgraduate students to gain conference experience in a friendly setting, with invaluable
feedback from their peers and members of staff.
The Symposium is part of the CADRE Arts Postgraduate Research Festival, taking place from
the 26th to the 29th of May 2015.
There is no theme for the conference and papers on any and all topics will be considered.
Papers should be 15-20 mins in length and will be organised into panels chaired by a member
of the academic staff.
To apply, please submit a 250-word abstract and a short biography to
by the strict deadline of 15th March 2015
If you wish to attend, please register your attendance.
We look forward to hearing from you!
The Organising Committee
(Birgit Breidenbach, Karen Borg Cardona, Madeleine Scherer)