International Ted Hughes Conference - Call for Papers Reminder

This is just a quick reminder for those who might be planning on submitting a proposal to deliver a paper at 'Poetry in the Making': the 8th International Ted Hughes Conference, at Cardiff University, 28th-30th August 2018.

The deadline for the CfP is 31st March 2018, now only two weeks away.

Topics which papers could explore (but need not be limited to) include:

The literary afterlives of Hughes

Birthday Letters 20 years on

Dialogues with Hughes: literary friendships

Hughes and folklore

Hughes and medievalism

Hughes’s bestiary

Hughes’s prose

Hughes and tradition

Hughes and farming

Hughes’s writing for children

Hughes and place

Hughes’s manuscripts

Hughes and fishing

Hughes and Cambridge

Hughes and the Romantics

Hughes and translation

Hughes and visual culture

Hughes and Plath

Hughes and the environment

Hughes’s laureateship

For more details please see the conference website.