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Benign Fiesta: Wyndham Lewis's Texts, Contexts, and Aesthetics

11-13 September, 2017

Wyndham Lewis (1882-1957) was one of the twentieth century’s most innovative and most controversial avant-garde painters, writers, and theorists. This conference will mark the 60th anniversary of Lewis's death and is intended to be a scholarly celebration of his work.

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Overview

The conference will include two linked events:

  • an editing symposium featuring presentations from scholars working on the Complete Critical Edition of Lewis's writings (commissioned by Oxford University Press); and
  • a traditional academic conference featuring 20-minute research presentations, for which a CFP will soon be circulated.

Keynote speakers

Call for Papers

The Call for Papers is now closed.

Download the Call for Papers

Contact

For more information, please contact the conference organiser:

Dr Nathan Waddell
 

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