Registration is now open for ‘The Afterlives of Eve’ conference, jointly organized by Durham and Newcastle Universities, 9-11th of September 2016.

This interdisciplinary and cross-period conference looks at representations and uses of Eve from the medieval to the modern periods across literature, art, theology and biology.

Keynotes:

Sandra M. Gilbert (Literature, UC Davis) ‘Invisible Ink: Eve in 20th-Century Women’s Poetry’

Wendy Furman-Adams (Literature, Whittier) ‘Milton’s Eve and the Artist’s Gaze: 1688-2016’

John Bothwell (Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Durham) ‘Dating in Eden, or did Eve ever meet Adam?’

All programme and registration details are here: http://research.ncl.ac.uk/mems/afterlivesofeveconference/

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