Dorothy Richardson Society

Dorothy Richardson Day Conference 2013

Monday 1 July 2013

Birkbeck College

43-46 Gordon Square

London WC1HT


10.15 Coffee and registration

10.45 Introductory Remarks

11.00 'Between Memory and Promise: Dorothy/Miriam in Sussex' Eva Tucker

11.45 Against Influence: Richardson’s Letters Chair: ‘Dorothy Richardson’s Letters to Critics: Sabotaging the Canonical Narrative of Modernist Influence’ Becky Bowler, University of Sheffield

‘Against “p.s. and u.”: Dorothy Richardson and the Refusal of Influence’ Scott McCracken, Keele University

‘Affect, Influence and Patronage: Dorothy Richardson, H.D. and Bryher as Case Study’ Jo Winning, Birkbeck College

1.15 Lunch

2.15 Silence and Excess Chair: Bryony Randall, University of Glagow

'The Paratexts of Pilgrimage: Walter Allen’s 1967 Preface' Renee Stanton, University of Birmingham

'Dorothy Richardson and the Grammar of the Mind' Annika Lindskog, Lund University

'Miriam Henderson's Saratoga Trunk' Emily Ridge, Durham University

3.45 Richardson’s World

'Dialectical Awakening in London: The Politics of Miriam Henderson in Pilgrimage' Chryssa Marinou, University of Athens

‘"The strange happiness of being abroad"’: Dorothy Richardson as Travel Writer? Mhairi Pooler, University of Aberdeen

4.45 Tea

5.00 Labour and Economics

'Weighing up Dorothy Richardson’s ‘Servant Problem’ Ann L. Fenge, University of Stirling

'Miriam’s Waste Paper Basket: Pilgrimage and the Economy of the Readerly Self' Kara Watts, University of Rhode Island

6.00 Break

8.00 Dinner

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