The Pacific Coast Conference on British Studies held its 45th Annual Meeting, at UC Santa Barbara 23-25 March 2018.
The website for the conference, providing information on both the speakers and the venue, can be found at: PCCBS Santa Barbara 2018
The conference program also can be found at: PCCBS 2018 Program
The next Western Conference on British Studies annual meeting will be held in San Antonio, Texas, on September 28-29, 2018.
UCLA Professor Carla Gardina Pestana, the Joyce Appleby Endowed Chair of America in the World, will deliver a keynote lecture for the conference.
The WCBS Program Committee, chaired by Joseph Ward and Sue Grayzel, seeks to design a meeting that is both interdisciplinary and wide-ranging in its temporal span. Scholars of Britain, the British Atlantic World, and the British Empire broadly defined are invited to participate. The committee welcomes proposals for both individual papers and full panels, and it encourages graduate student submissions.
Proposals should include a 250-word abstract of each paper and a short curriculum vitae for each participant. Full panel proposals should also include a brief description of the panel’s overall aim and indicate clearly the panel’s organizer and primary contact.
Please submit proposals to firstname.lastname@example.org by the end of the day on Friday, March 2, 2018.