2022: Myth, Imagination, Literature
As part of its 20th anniversary celebrations, the Hungarian Tolkien Society, together with the Institute of English Studies at Károli Gáspár University, is organising an international conference related to the life and work of J. R. R. Tolkien between 23 – 26 June 2022. The topic of the Conference will be Myth, Imagination, Literature.
The registration period has been extended, the new deadline is 20 April 2020.
The topic of the Conference will be Myth, Imagination, Literature.
Date of the Conference: 23 – 26 June 2022. Location: Károli Gáspár University, Budapest.
This is the sixth Tolkien Conference to be held in Hungary. The goal of the Conference is to examine the creation of myth as a link between imagination and literature as related to literary theory and the various applicable interpretative frameworks. Presenters are invited to examine the topic with reference to Tolkien’s mythological system as found in his finished and unfinished texts. Participants may also present analyses of different authors’ fictional universes as they relate to myths and imaginative worlds, considering both their smaller literary frameworks and their wider cultural context.…. See the full listing here.