Friday 11 April to Sunday 13 April, 2014at The Corn Exchange, Dorchester, Dorset, UK
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Jeremy Harte: “Wide-Oh and the Toad Man: Cunning men in Dorset and Hardy;” Jerry Bird: “Mumming and Poverty in Hardy's Wessex;” Jacqueline Dillion: “Ways of Knowing in Tess of the d'Urbervilles;” Paul Cowdell: “What Victorian Peasantry? The surprising class warriors of English folk song scholarship;” Dai Hawkins: “Folklore in the Novels of Mary Webb;” Heather Hawkins: “Folklore and Belief in Thomas Hardy's Poetry;” Mark Norman: “Cockstrides and Carriages—Parallels of Thomas Hardy's Dorset ghosts in the wider westcountry landscape;” Peter Robson: “Fiction, Folklore and Reconstruction—Thomas Hardy's Play of St George.”
- Tickets: £45 in advance (£55 on door)
- Day rates available
- Coffee and tea between sessions will be provided, but no meals.
- Conference participants must book their own accommodation.
A list of suggested hotels is available.