Conference - Romantic Voyagers - Voyaging Romantics

Conference - Romantic Voyagers - Voyaging Romantics

Date: 29–30 September 2012 Time: 8.30 am
Venue: Rutherford House, Wellington

Romantic Voyagers – Voyaging Romantics: Wellington, New Zealand, 29-30 September 2012

A two-day International Conference, hosted by the School of English, Film, Theatre, & Media Studies, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, and the Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand.

Registration has now closed and the programme has been finalised.

Keynote Speakers
Professor Frederick Burwick (UCLA)
Professor Deirdre Coleman (University of Melbourne)
Dr Ruth Lightbourne (Alexander Turnbull Library)
Professor Vincent O’Sullivan, DCNZM (Emeritus Professor, Victoria University of Wellington)
Professor Nicholas Roe (University of St Andrews, Scotland)

Delegates need to arrange their own accommodation. There are a large number of Hotels and B&Bs in Wellington. Hotels within walking distance of the conference venue include: Novotel, Rydges, Intercontinental, Ibis, Bolton, Kingsgate Hotel

Wellington NZ is a useful website for arranging accommodation.