Colloquium | Horace Walpole and His Legacies

Posted in conferences (to attend) by Editor on April 28, 2017

Next week at Durham University:

Horace Walpole and His Legacies: A Tercentenary Colloquium
Durham Castle, 5 May 2017

Organized by Fiona Robertson

An informal gathering with presentations, discussion, and a workshop, as part of Durham’s series of events marking the tercentenary of the birth of Horace Walpole—novelist, playwright, designer, collector, and letter-writer extraordinaire. Friday, 5 May 2017, 10.00–14.00 in the Senate Suite, Durham Castle. This event is free of charge, and a working lunch will be provided. Participants are asked to register their interest in advance by emailing fiona.robertson@durham.ac.uk.

• Peter N. Lindfield, Walpole’s Paper House
• Dale Townshend, Walpole, Enchantment, and the Legacy of The Castle of Otranto
• Serena Trowbridge, Teaching Gothic: Walpole’s Shadows

• Stephen Regan, Reading Walpole’s Letters




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