BSLS Conference 2011


The 6th annual conference of the British Society for Literature and Science will take place at Homerton College, Cambridge, from 8-10th April 2011.

The Society invites proposals for twenty-minute research papers ad­dressing any aspect of the interaction between literature and science, medicine, and technology; collaborative panels of three themed pa­pers; and papers or panels on the teaching of literature and science. We welcome work on literature from all periods and countries, and on all aspects of the sciences. Papers and panels that include approaches from disciplines other than English studies are equally welcome.

Presenters need not be based in UK institutions.

Please email paper proposals of up to 300 words and a short biographical note to the conference organiser Melanie Keene ( by Monday 20th December 2010.

Any queries can be sent to Melanie Keene at the above address.

For further information on the BSLS see our website at