Corvey home page    
 Sheffield Hallam University
 Corvey home page
 Introduction to the Corvey collection and SHU Corvey project
 Guided tours around the Corvey website
 Corvey Women Writers on the Web
 Belles Lettres, Women's Writing, and Travel Writing Catalogues
 Students' Journals, Adopt-an-Author projects
 News, Events, Activities, Conferences, Updates
Sheffield Hallam Corvey | News & Events


The first collaborative day conference between Sheffield Hallam Corvey Project and the Chawton House Project at the University of Southampton took place at the Institute of Advanced Studies, Senate House London, on November 1st, 2003.

The conference was on de Stael's Corinne

Participants: Cora Kaplan, Emma Francis, Orianne Smith, Kate Davies, Angela Wright, Claire Brock, Sylvia Bordoni and Nadine Barreiro

Themes: Reception & influence of text in Britain; parodies and translations; myths of nationhood; female authorship, publicity, performance & celebrity


Future day-conferences will be held on Romantic-era children's literature; Travel Writing; Evangelical writing; and Anti-Jacobin novels.


Watch this space for more information.