British Women Writers Association

For scholars of 18th-19th century British women writers

Mary Hays: Life, Writings, and Correspondence

Announcement from Timothy Whelan: Mary Hays: Life, Writings, and Correspondence presents the most complete accounting to date of the life and career of Mary Hays (1759-1843). The website is designed to … Continue reading

October 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

BWWC 2019: “Movement,” April 25-27

The 2019 British Women Writers Conference will take place on the plains of Auburn Alabama at Auburn University. The conference will take place from April 25 through Saturday, April 27, … Continue reading

May 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

Travel Grant Info, BWWC 2018, Due 2/16

Graduate students, independent scholars, and contingent faculty are invited to apply for a BWWA travel grant for BWWC 2018. The deadline for travel grant submissions is February 16, 2018. The details below are also … Continue reading

December 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Info for BWWC 2017 Attendees

Dear BWWC attendees, The week of the 25th anniversary conference of the BWWC is [here!], and we’re sending along our welcome email with special events information so you may plan … Continue reading

June 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Transgender 101 Workshop and Discussion @ BWWC2017

A Conversation about Best Practices for Supporting Transgender Folks in Higher Education & Beyond This special session, organized and run by Lisa Hager (University of Wisconsin, Waukesha), will be held … Continue reading

April 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Call for Nominations: Award for Contributions to the Study of British Women Writers

As part of the organization’s ongoing mission to support, encourage, and recognize the important work being done on eighteenth- and nineteenth-century British women writers, the board of the BWWA has … Continue reading

December 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Remembering Pam Corpron Parker

It is with deepest sympathy and heartfelt sadness that we share the news that Pam Corpron Parker passed away on August 2, 2016. Pam was the co-founder of the 18th- … Continue reading

August 25, 2016 · 1 Comment