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The Powys Collection at Exeter: new theoretical and archival approaches to West Country writing

A department of English symposium, 15 June 2017, Seminar Room A/B, Old Library

This one day symposium will focus on the rich resources of the Powys Society archives held at Heritage Collections at Exeter University.

Speakers include: 

  • Michael Kowalweski, Powys Society Collection Liaison Officer
  • Dr Christine Faunch, Head of Heritage Collections, University of Exeter
  • Dr Chris Campbell, Lecturer
  • Dr Luke Thompson, writer, publisher and editor who has recently published a biography of Cornish poet, Jack Clemo entitled Clay Phoenix.

The event is free and all are welcome. Download the flyer for more details: The Powys Collection at Exeter.

If you are intending to come along please contact: Dr Chris Campbell: or Dr Christine Faunch: