48th Annual Conference British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies

4-6 January 2019 at St Hugh’s College, Oxford, United Kingdom : “Islands and Isolation”

The annual meeting of the British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies is Europe’s largest and most prestigious annual conference dealing with all aspects of the history, culture and literature of the long eighteenth century.

We invite proposals for papers and sessions dealing with any aspect of the long eighteenth century, not only in Britain, but also throughout Europe, North America, and the wider world. Proposals are invited for

  • fully comprised panels of three papers (3 x 20 minutes)
  • roundtable sessions of up to five speakers
  • individual papers of twenty minutes duration, or
  • ‘alternative format’ sessions of your devising.

The Call for Papers will open in Summer 2018.

Enquiries All enquiries regarding the academic programme of the conference should be addressed to conference.academic@bsecs.org.uk