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Sunday, June 25, 2017

This year's Malcolm Lowry Conference: 70 Years On (The Firminists)

The annual Malcolm Lowry Celebrations organized by the FIRMINISTS (aka Firministas) this (special) year includes:

Under the Volcano, 70 Years On: A Malcolm Lowry Conference

based at Liverpool John Moores University and Bluecoat, Liverpool. Firminist Helen Tookey has been working hard on this side of things. (See postings of previous years' festivities herehere and here. With lots of good photos! And visit Firminist Colin Dilnot's detailed Lowry website The Nineteenth Hole here.) Here's a bit more on Helen too.


Poster from our first year!

Friday 28 July & Saturday 29th:

Liverpool John Moores University, Redmonds building, Brownlow Hill, Liverpool L3 5UG

and Bluecoat. It'll start like this:

9.30-10.15 Keynote address: ‘Lowry’s kindred spirits: 70 years and still counting’, Sherrill Grace (Professor Emerita, University of British Columbia)

The web page with booking links etc is live here https://www.ljmu.ac.uk/conferences/malcolm-lowry-conference - if you can forward it to anyone you think would be interested, tweet about it etc, that would be great.