The Plenary Speakers will be:

For Creative Writing:

Kate Clanchy, MBE, award-winning poet and teacher


For Literature:

Professor Lyndsey Stonebridge


For Language:

a panel of Professor Devyani Sharma, Professor Jennifer Smith and Professor David Adger


The Salon will feature:

David Crystal, Bart Van Es, Priyamvada Gopal, Sandeep Parmar with more TBC.


We anticipate that there will be around 

panels and sessions