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Booking Confirmation and Information

The Arab World as Ghurba: Citizenship, Identity and Belonging in Literature and Popular Culture

The information here is for delegates who have registered to attend this event.

Thank you for registering to attend 'The Arab World as Ghurba: Citizenship, Identity and Belonging in Literature and Popular Culture' to be held at the University of Warwick on Friday 21st June 2019.

Registration with tea and coffee will be from 09.15 - 09.45 on the ground floor of the Social Sciences Building, in A0.05.

The conference will take place in the Social Sciences Building in A0.23 and A0.05.

Interactive Campus Map

A provisional programme will be posted here.

Delegates are advised to check back regularly in case there are changes to the programme, starting time or venue.

Getting to the University of Warwick

It is worth pointing out to people who are visiting for the first time that the University of Warwick is not actually in Warwick.

Coventry is the nearest mainline rail station.

There are a number of buses from outside the station to the central campus bus interchange. 12X is the fastest and most direct route, the 11 and 11U take longer. You can buy a ticket in advance, on your mobile, or on the bus (you need the correct change). More information on bus costs and times here.

If you are travelling by train within the Midlands, and using services operated by the Centrocard Scheme and Midland Metro, ask about a day card that covers the train and the bus (these are accepted on the buses to campus) they cost £8.50 for the whole return journey.

Information about travelling to campus can be found here.

Should you want to get to us by domestic or International flight, Birmingham International is one train stop before Coventry.


It is up to delegates to arrange their own accommodation if needed.

B&B on campus in Scarman, Radcliffe or Arden House can be booked here.

There are also plenty of hotels and B&Bs in Coventry, Earlsdon, Kenilworth, and Leamington Spa.

A list of some external accommodation options can be found here.