(year and date to be confirmed): a conference to be held at Mysore. A special Leavis edition of The Literary Criterion has been published (edited by Emily Holman). Details of how to order copies will follow shortly. The journal was founded more than 60 years ago by Professor C. D. Narasimhaiah (CDN), a former pupil of Leavis's, and continues under the general editorship of CDN's son, Professor C. N. Srinath.
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11 January 2016. A chapter from Steven Cranfield's F. R. Leavis: the Creative University (Springer, 2016), plus the first of two instalments of summaries from the 'Leavis and Eliot as Literary and Cultural Critics' conference at Downing are now available in the Members area.
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Format: short papers, round-table sessions, interviews, discussions and a postgraduate research-in-progress session
Confirmed speakers include:
The Society organised a one-day event at Durban House, Eastwood, on Friday 19th September 2014 as part of the Lawrence festival in conjunction with the D. H. Lawrence Society. The focus of the meeting was Leavis's (changing) response to D. H. Lawrence. Speakers were Bob Hayward, Michael Bell, David Ellis and Heward Wilkinson. Their papers are posted on the members' area of the website.