Past Conferences: 1978

The Conference was held at Weymouth College of Further Education, 15-18 September 1978


Reconstructed from palimpsest reproduced below


Friday 15 September

Members arrive late afternoon
6.30 Dinner
8.30 Peter Easingwood: The Literary background of John Cowper Powys. Aspects of the non-fictional writings

Saturday 16 September

8.00 Breakfast
9.30 Gerard Casey: Three Christian Brothers
10.30 Coffee
11.00 Discussion
1.00 lunch
Afternoon free
6.00 Dinner
8.00 Jeremy Hooker: T.F. Powys “The Bass Note”

Sunday 17 September

8.00 Breakfast
9.30 Martyn Branford: T.F. Powys and Kate Roberts: A comparative study:
(Kate Roberts — Welsh novelist and short story writer available in translation)
10.30 Coffee
11.00 Discussion
1.00 Lunch

Monday 18 September

Breakfast and departure

From the collection of Timothy Hyman