Poetry, Memory and Performance – Exploring memorisation, performance and the embodied knowledge of poetry.

Poetry, Memory and Performance
23rd – 24th March 2015
Homerton College, University of Cambridge

Keynote speakers: Catherine Robson and Iain McGilchrist

This interdisciplinary conference organised by the The Poetry and Memory Project will bring together researchers, educationalists, poets and performers with the aim of opening dialogue about the place and value of memorisation and recitation. The conference follows on from the Poetry By Heart national recitation competition finals, also held at Homerton College, on 21st–22nd March.