Speakers announced for 2015 Evelyn Waugh conference at University of Leicester

From the University of Leicester’s news page:

Acclaimed writers Selina Hastings, William Boyd and Paula Byrne are set to speak at a major conference on the Complete Works of Evelyn Waugh project – which is being co-led by the University of Leicester.

The trio of writers are all fans of Waugh […] – and will speak to leading scholars from around the world about their own work on the author.

The conference is being held as part of the University’s involvement with the Complete Works of Evelyn Waugh project – a 42-volume scholarly edition which seeks to publish every piece of writing or art work by Waugh.

The event will be held at the University’s state of the art conference venue College Court from April 24 to 26, 2015.

Note the call for papers at the end of the article: “Anyone interested in presenting a paper is asked to send abstracts of no more than 250 words to Dr Barbara Cooke, the project’s Research Associate, at (click to email) by Friday 27th June 2014.”

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