Past Conferences: 1992

The Powys Woman: “The Realm of the Imaginary”

The Conference was held at The Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester, Saturday 29 August to Tuesday 1 September 1992


Saturday 29 August

5.45 Reception
8.00 Harald Fawkner: Woman and the Mineral: A Mineralogical Reading of Maiden Castle

Sunday 30 August

9.15 Angela Pitt: ‘Unprecedented Waves and Storms’: Katie Powys and the Natural World
11.00 The Annual Book Sale
2.00 Morine Krissdóttir: The Twig in the Crystal: Phyllis Through the Diary
3.45 Charles Lock: A Lost Atlantis of the Feminine: John Cower Powys and Dorothy Richardson
8.00 Michelene Patton, Oliver and Christopher Wilkinson: Frances and Jack: A Reading

Monday 31 August

9.15 Frank Kibblewhite: Allegory, Symbolism, and the Role of Women in the Novels of T.F. Powys
11.00 Iris Murdoch & John Bayley: A “Conversation”
Free Afternoon (Committee Meeting at 2.00)
5.00 A.G.M.
8.00 Peter Powys Grey: ‘Two Silent Voices’: Katie and Hamilton

Tuesday 1 September

Breakfast and Departure