LitHouses conference: Old Places, Narrative Spaces: Combining Conservation and Creativity

The annual LitHouses conference, in association with the Freud Museum, will be held on 28 November 2011 at the Anna Freud Centre, Hampstead, London. For registration information see the LitHouses website. Schedule 09:30 Early Tour of the Freud Museum  10:00 The Anna Freud Centre - registration and coffee 10:30 Guest Speaker: Fiona Talbot, Head of Museums,… Continue reading LitHouses conference: Old Places, Narrative Spaces: Combining Conservation and Creativity

Last chance to see Mervyn Peake exhibition at the British Library

Extended until the 2nd October, there is still time to visit The Worlds of Mervyn Peake, a free exhibition in the British Library Folio Gallery. The exhibition showcases the Peake Archive which was acquired by the Library last year with generous support from the Art Fund, the Friends of the British Library, the Friends of… Continue reading Last chance to see Mervyn Peake exhibition at the British Library

Literary Translators: Creative, Cultural and Collecting Contexts

MS draft of Ted Hughes, Phèdre, courtesy of the Estate of Ted HughesHeld at the British Library Conference Centre, London 3rd October 2011 9:00am – 8:30pm A one-day conference jointly organised by the British Library, the Group for Literary Archives and Manuscripts, the British Centre for Literary Translation, the University of Birmingham, Poet in the… Continue reading Literary Translators: Creative, Cultural and Collecting Contexts