Our speakers (below) are lined up and registration is open for this one day conference at the National Library of Wales on 18th April, 10am-4.30pm. Tickets cost £16.50 payable by cheque or in cash. There is some financial assistance available.
If you'd like to register please email Mary Chadwick - [log in to unmask] - by 5th April.
Sarah Prescott (keynote) Archipelagic Coterie Space: Katherine Philips and Welsh Women’s Writing
Shaun Evans ‘Metamorphed into Englishmen?’ Welsh ancestral patriotism and the gentry of 16th and 17th century Wales
Robin Grove-White Hugh Hughes of Plas Coch (1547-1609) and the new ‘Britain’
Bethan Jenkins Y din rhwng y ddau ystôl [the arse between two stools]: language and national identity amongst the Morrisian Circle
Gwenllian Lewis Problematising Anglicisation: Music as a Cosmopolitan tool in the early seventeenth century
Liz Oakley-Brown ‘O Happie princely Soyle’: Emotion and Englishness in Thomas Churchyard’s The Worthines of Wales (1587)
Gwyneth Tyson Roberts ‘Her Muse, to whom she gives the appellation of Jingle’: the Welsh and English poems of Elizabeth Crebar
Sarah Ward The Welshness of the North-East Welsh gentry: Royalism, religion, and Welsh identity, 1640-1660