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Workshop: Enlightenment Correspondences, 26/27.06.2015, Oxford

Title: Enlightenment Correspondences
Dates: 26-27 June 2015
Venue: The Ertegun House, 37A St Giles’, Oxford, UK
Deadline for registration: 12 June 2015
Organizers: TORCH network Enlightenment Correspondences, Prof. Andrew Kahn, Kelsey Rubin-Detlev

Letter-writing was a major mode of knowledge exchange, literary creation and personal expression in the Age of Enlightenment. This two-day interdisciplinary workshop brings together leading specialists in the area, who will explore major themes and correspondence practices including the pragmatics and practices of epistolarity; the cultural, institutional, and philosophical practices and discourses of the Republic of Letters; affective relations in eighteenth-century correspondences; academic debates; political and intellectual networks; and digital editing.

If you would like to attend the workshop, please register by FRIDAY 12 JUNE 2015 by emailing enlightenmentcorr@gmail.com. (Please inform us of any special dietary requirements.)

Further details of the event may be viewed here and a workshop programme here.

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CA: ‘Wie immer Ihr Th. F.’, Potsdam (Germany), 17-19 September 2014

Conference: ‘Wie immer Ihr Th. F.’ Theodor Fontanes Briefe im Kontext
Date: 17.09.2014 – 19.09.2014
Organized by: the Theodor-Fontane-Archive & the Theodor Fontane Society in cooperation with the Institut für Germanistik at Potsdam University
Venue: Potsdam University, Campus Griebnitzsee, Haus 6
Basic conference fee: € 60 (free for students)

Information on additional fees (for the conference dinner, participation in an excursion, attendance at a reading/concert etc.) and the programme can be found here.

If you have any questions about the conference or would like to register please contact:

Rainer Falk
Villa Quandt
Große Weinmeisterstr. 46/47
14469 Potsdam

Updates regarding the programme will be publicised via the organizers’ websites http://www.fontanearchiv.de & http://www.fontane-gesellschaft.de .

Registration for: What is a letter? (2 to 4 July 2014, Oxford)

Registration is now open for the international symposium

What is a letter? An interdisciplinary approach
2 to 4 July 2014, at St Edmund Hall, Oxford

Conference fee: £18
payable in advance (ideally by cheque) or on the day; partial attendance is possible

Please note that places are limited and are available on a first-come first-served basis.

To register, contact
Dr Marie Isabel Matthews-Schlinzig (isabel.matthews-schlinzig@seh.ox.ac.uk) or
Caroline Socha (caroline.socha@gs.uni-heidelberg.de)
by Wednesday, 25 June 2014.

Please click here for the symposium programme.

More information about the symposium can be found here.