Autumn Conference Round-Up

Date(s) - 07/10/2015
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Room 2.54, 50 George Square


Autumn post-conference roundup

Wednesday 7 October

room 2.54, 50 George Square

University of Edinburgh

Please join us for our annual event where we present papers given by members of SWINC at conferences over the summer period. This is an opportunity to listen to new work by members of the project, to meet new members of the project, and to discuss all things SWINC!


2.05: Lucy Linforth, ‘Scenes from the Waverley Novels: Walter Scott’s Antiquarian Image of Scotland’

2.25:  Sarah Sharp, ‘Adapting the Good Death: Lights and Shadows of Scottish Life, the Pious Peasant and the Evangelical death tract’.

2.45: Bob Irvine, ‘Canada, Class and Colonisation in Galt’s Bogle Corbet’.


 3.15: tea and coffee


3.45: Brian Wall, ‘Voyage of the Damned: Nautical Travel in Stevenson’s “The Pavilion on the Links”’.

4.05: Lena Wånggren, ‘Stevenson, Caird, and the Marriage Debates of 1888’.

4.25: Penny Fielding, ‘“Evidence that might assist in a further research”: The Trial of Philip Standsfield and its Afterlives’.


 5.30: wine