Registration open: Challenger Unbound

Challenger Unbound:

One-Day Symposium on Arthur Conan Doyle’s Professor Challenger Narratives

Department of English, UCL 9 December 2013

A century has passed since the publication of Arthur Conan Doyle’s The Lost World. This one-day symposium offers an ideal opportunity to take stock of the Professor Challenger narratives and to reassess what these three novels and two short stories can offer to new generations of scholars, students, and enthusiasts.
Introduction:
Professor John Sutherland
Lord Northcliffe Professor Emeritus of Modern English Literature
Department of English Language and Literature
UCL
Keynote Speakers:
Professor Ian Duncan
Professor and Florence Green Bixby Chair in English
Department of English
University of California, Berkeley
Professor Michael Saler
Professor of History
Department of History
University of California, Davis
Professor Jeremy Tambling
Professor of Literature
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
University of Manchester
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