Poetry &
Politics

Welcome to the conference webpages.

Poetry and Politics. A Conference at the University of Stirling, Scotland, 13-16 July 2006.

Poets and plenary speakers (confirmed): Moniza Alvi, Eavan Boland, Marilyn Hacker, James Kincaid, Linton Kwesi Johnson, David Norbrook, Deryn Rees-Jones, Jo Shapcott, and the Norton keynote speaker, Adrienne Rich.

Conference organisers: Glennis Byron, John Drakakis and Andrew Sneddon.

*** NEWS ***

The final version of the detailed programme is now now available on the 'downloads' page. Please be aware that the programme has undergone some reshaping - sessions may have been moved to a different time slot and / or may have been allocated a new session number.

These webpages were last updated on 4 July 2006.