Call for Papers! Uplandish: New Perspectives on Northern England’s ‘Wild’ Places
York St John University, 30th June 2017

This interdisciplinary conference is open to scholars working in English Literature, Cultural Studies, Creative Writing, Art History, Fine Art, Photography, Film Studies, Media Studies, Critical Heritage Studies, Geography, Politics and Sociology. Interventions other than traditional academic papers – e.g. short films, photography, artwork and readings – are welcome. The keynote address will be offered by Dr David Higgins, University of Leeds, who will talk about “Mythologising Malhamdale: Englishness, Sublimity, and Tourism from Wordsworth to The Trip”. 

For further information, see the attached flyer.