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Allan Lloyd Smith Memorial Prize 2017: call for nominations Thumbnail

Allan Lloyd Smith Memorial Prize 2017: call for nominations

Posted by Matt Foley on February 10, 2017 in News tagged with ,

The Allan Lloyd Smith Memorial Prize for Gothic Criticism 2017 Call for nominations by February 24th   In 2011, as a memorial to its founding President Dr Allan Lloyd Smith (1945-2010), the International Gothic Association established a prize to be awarded for a scholarly publication considered to have advanced the field of Gothic studies significantly. For the 2017 incarnation of the award we are delighted to announce that there will be a £100 prize for a standout monograph published on the Gothic over the last two years. For the current round of nominations, monographs published

‘Asylums, Pathologies and the Themes of Madness’: Pictures Thumbnail

‘Asylums, Pathologies and the Themes of Madness’: Pictures

Posted by Matt Foley on February 13, 2016 in Blog, McGrath Symposium, News tagged with , , , ,

We're delighted to reproduce, here, some images from the recent symposium at University of Stirling, 'Asylums, Pathologies and the Themes of Madness: Patrick McGrath and his Gothic Contemporaries'. Many thanks to all of the delegates who attended and, in this instance in particular, to Tanja Jurkovic for her professional photography. Some of the papers from the day were recorded and these will be re-produced in a later post! The conference was generously supported by both The International Gothic Association and The Wellcome Trust.         &

McGrath Symposium: Registration & Schedule Thumbnail

McGrath Symposium: Registration & Schedule

Posted by Matt Foley on December 03, 2015 in Blog, McGrath Symposium tagged with , , , , , ,

‘Asylums, Pathologies and the Themes of Madness: Patrick McGrath and His Gothic Contemporaries’ With Support from the International Gothic Association and The Wellcome Trust Saturday January 16th University of Stirling Library, Andrew Miller Building, University of Stirling Symposium Schedule Register Now: http://shop.stir.ac.uk/browse/extra_info.asp?compid=1&modid=2&deptid=8&catid=20&prodid=34   08.45 – 09.30: Registration and Coffee (Atrium)   09.30 – 10.30: Opening Plenary (Library, Level 3, Enterprise Zone, Room 1/2) Professor Sue Zlosnik