A conference in honour of the centenary of the birth of George Whalley will be held at Queen’s University, July 24-26, 2015. Each one of the three days will recognize different aspects of Whalley’s life and work:
Friday, July 24: Romanticism and Aesthetics: Critical reflections on art, culture and nature
Saturday, July 25: George Whalley, the Man and the Legend
Sunday, July 26: The Canadian Writers’ Conference 60th Anniversary
Participants are strongly encouraged to attend all three days of the event, which will include keynote talks, panels, and papers.
Members of the Kingston community and Whalley’s family, friends, former colleagues, and students are all welcome to attend. Register for the conference here. The registration fee includes a concert ticket.
The proceedings of the conference, including papers, and possibly audio and video recordings, will be edited and published in an open-access edition online.
Please send inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org.