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Parish Symposia 2003-

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 Since its launch in 2003, the ‘Warwick Symposium on Parish Research’ has been held annually - bringing together delegates from numerous countries, disciplines, periods and (non-)academic backgrounds: ALL RESEARCHERS WITH PARISH-RELATED INTERESTS ARE VERY WELCOME:

EIGHTEENTH: Remembering the Parish - postponed to November 2020

Seventeenth: Parish Participation, Saturday 18 May 2019, co-organized with Malin Lennartsson (Linnaeus)

Sixteenth: Parishes & Migration, organized in conjunction with the Marie Skłodowska Curie MIGMED project

Fifteenth: 'The Digital Parish' - Saturday 20 May 2017

Fourteenth: ‘Reflecting the Parish’ 2016

Thirteenth: ‘Warwickshire Parishes: History & Legacies’ 2015

Twelfth: ‘Parish Soundscapes’ 2014

Eleventh: ‘Berkswell and Beyond’ 2013

Tenth: ‘Parish Studies Today’ 2012

First-Ninth: 2003-11


‘I wanted … to let you know how influential the symposium was in shaping my own research.’
(Eric W. Nelson, Missouri State University, 2006)

‘An important annual conference on the parish and parish material, insisting upon the
importance of comparative history and interdisciplinary approaches.’
(John Craig, ‘Parish Religion’, in: S. Doran and N. Jones eds, The Elizabethan World, 2011, p. 225)