The study and appreciation of the life, works and times of Arnold Bennett

2014 Conference Papers: Death, Fire, Life: Arnold Bennett’s Short Stories

7 June 2014 Conference – North Staffs Conference Centre, Hartshill

Papers include:

  • His Worship the Goose Driver
  • ‘Life, Death and Fire: death scenes in Bennett’s short stoires’
  • Bennett & Maupassant
  • ‘I don’t know what they are worth, I only know they ain’t literature, the value of Arnold Bennett’s short stories’
  • ‘Raiders of the Lost Archives: thrill to the discovery of Bennett’s lost stories, gasp at his neglected treasures, weep at his saddest story ever told’. ¬†Coming to a conference near you.
  • Bennett’s two last stories – The Flight and Early Morning.
  • The Story Teller: Peter Terson’s adaptation of Bennett’s short stories
  • Scenes from the Cheswardine marriage: Five linked stories
  • Arnold Bennett’s short stories around the world: in English and translation.
  • Bennett: The Politics of Post-War/Post-Conflict Reconstruction of Society
  • Blue Suits & Beautiful Suits: Reading the short fiction of Bennett & Wells

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