Solway Romanticisms - 10th May 2019, 16.45 – Room 202, 4 University Gardens

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Solway Romanticisms


Poetry and readings featuring award winning poets from either side of the Solway Firth:

  • Emma McGordon (Whitehaven, West Cumbria) & Hugh McMillan (Penpont, Dumfriesshire)

10th May 2019, starting 16.45 – Room 202, 4 University Gardens

This event is part of a one-day, interdisciplinary symposium inviting new perspectives on the imaginative geography of the Solway Firth.

It is an output of Dr Gerard Lee McKeever’s British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship, ‘Regional Romanticism: Dumfriesshire & Galloway 1770-1830’, and is co-sponsored by the British Academy & the University of Glasgow.


First published: 24 April 2019