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Registration open: ‘We All Have These Thoughts Sometimes’: A conference on Stevie Smith

We’re pleased to announce that registration for the first one-day conference on poet and novelist Stevie Smith (1902-1971) is now open. The programme and a registration link are available at


‘We All Have These Thoughts Sometimes’: A conference on Stevie Smith

Jesus College, Oxford

11 March 2016


Speakers include Dr Will May, Professor Dame Hermione Lee and Dr Frances Spalding. A range of workshops, arts events and exhibitions are included, as well as a closing performance of ‘River Gods’ by Simon Rowland-Jones and Hermione Lee.


Panels are organised around the following themes:

  • Life-writing
  • Smith and the feminine
  • Smith’s drawings
  • ‘Borderlines’
  • Smith and contemporary politics
  • Smith and her contemporaries
  • Smith’s voices
  • Smith as ‘material’


Please email if you encounter any problems registering.


Warm wishes,

Noreen Masud, DPhil candidate


REGISTRATION IS OPEN for ‘We All Have These Thoughts Sometimes’: A Conference on Stevie Smith

11 March 2016