Conference

  • Aesthetics of Global Modernism conference programme (Mon 12 July)
    The Aesthetics of Global Modernism 12th July 2021 A one-day online event by the Modernist Studies in Asia network (MSIA) and the British Association of Modernist Studies (BAMS). Organisers: Udith Dematagoda, Assistant Professor, Waseda University, Tokyo (BAMS) Nan Zhang, Associate Professor, Fudan University, Shanghai (MSIA) Kevin Riordan, Assistant Professor, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (MSIA) Opening […]
  • CfP: The Aesthetics of Global Modernism, 12 July 2021 (deadline 15 June)
    Proposals for 25-30 minute papers are welcome for a one day event to take place online (via Zoom) on the 12th of July 2021, as a collaboration between the Modernist Studies in Asia network (MSIA) and the British Association of Modernist Studies (BAMS). Attendance is free and will be part of BAMS’s Festival of Modernism. […]
  • Troublesome Modernisms: likely change of venue
    BAMS 2019 Conference, Troublesome Modernisms, 20–22 June There is currently a boycott of Senate House in support of the campaign to make outsourced workers (including cleaners, receptionists, security officers, catering staff, porters, audiovisual workers, gardeners and maintenance workers) direct employees of the University of London: https://iwgb.org.uk/en/boycottsenatehouse The BAMS 2019 organisers support this boycott, as do many […]
  • CFP BAMS 2019: Troublesome Modernisms, 20–22 June, London
        British Association for Modernist Studies International Conference 2019 Institute of English Studies, Senate House, University of London 20–22 June 2019 Confirmed keynote speaker: Douglas Mao (Johns Hopkins) Second keynote speaker to be confirmed   ‘What effects of synergy or friction result when the many, sometimes contradictory, criteria of high modernism are tested against […]
  • Come to our Modernist Life postgraduate morning!
    As part of Modernist Life, BAMS, in conjunction with postgraduates at University of Birmingham, have organised a PGR morning. The sessions will begin with coffee and networking. We’ll then have a publications workshop, led by the editorial team at Modernist Cultures, followed by a careers panel, led by BAMS PGRs and ECR representatives. A lunch will mark the […]
  • BAMS Conference 2014: Modernism Now!
    Conference information now available here Final programme here Abstracts here  
  • Modernism Now! – provisional programme
    The provisional programme for the international BAMS conference 2014 – Modernism Now! – is available below: Modernism Now! – provisional programme Poster: Modernism Now!
  • Modernism Now! – revised CFP and extended deadline: February 28th 2014
    The British Association for Modernist Studies International Conference 2014 MODERNISM NOW! 26–28 June 2014 Institute of English Studies Senate House, London Keynote Speakers: Tyrus Miller (University of California, Santa Cruz) Jacqueline Rose (Queen Mary, London) Modernism Now! is a three-day international, interdisciplinary conference organised by the British Association for Modernist Studies, designed to explore modernisms […]
  • CFP: BAMS International Conference, Modernism Now! – deadline: 31 January 2014
    Modernism Now! BAMS International Conference 26–28 June 2014 Institute of English Studies, Senate House, London Keynote Speakers: Tyrus Miller (University of California, Santa Cruz) Jacqueline Rose (Queen Mary, London) Modernism Now! is a three-day international, interdisciplinary conference organised by the British Association for Modernist Studies, designed to explore ‘modernism’ today. The conference thus aims to […]
  • Advance Notice: BAMS International Conference, ‘Modernism Now!’ – 26-28 June 2014
    We are delighted to announce details about a three-day international, interdisciplinary conference organised by the British Association for Modernist Studies. ‘Modernism Now!’ aims to discuss not only the past achievements of modernism but also to consider its possible futures. The conference will be held at the Institute of English Studies, London, 26-28th June 2014. Keynote […]