The 2nd Bram Stoker Birthday Lecture and Symposium takes place at Whitby Museum, Whitby, on 8 November 2013 (11am - 6.15pm). Prof. Sir Christopher Frayling will deliver the Bram Stoker Birthday Lecture, ‘Mr Stoker’s Holiday in Whitby’, at 5pm.
Papers from 11am: David Pybus, Whitby Literary and Philosophical Society, on Stoker and Victorian Whitby; Dr Martin Arnold, (University of Hull) on Celts, Goths and the Old North; Dr Catherine Wynne (University of Hull) on Bram Stoker, Oscar Wilde and Egyptomania. Professor Martin Goodman, (Professor of Creative Writing, University of Hull) will read from the manuscript of his new vampire novel. The True Book of the Vampires reveals aspects of ancient vampire lore hitherto unknown to humans. A Q&A session will be chaired by Dr Wynne.
Tickets (full day): £15 (half-day from 2.30pm): £10
Convenor: Dr Catherine Wynne
To book a place, contact Dr Catherine Wynne (firstname.lastname@example.org) by October 28.
Dr Catherine Wynne
Department of English
University of Hull
HU6 7RX Email: email@example.com
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