This forthcoming conference will include plenty on J.B. Priestley. Dr John Baxendale, who recently published “Priestley’s England”, will be a keynote speaker, and Special Collections Librarian Alison Cullingford is also contributing to discussion about Priestley and protest.
What Did Mr Miniver Read? The Fears and Aspirations of the “Masculine Middlebrow” Writer, 1880-1950. A two-day conference hosted by the Institute of English Studies, University of London 13-14 March 2009.