This year’s Quadrivium symposium will be held at Queen’s University, Belfast, on November 4th-5th. For those of you new or not so new to PhD work, the Quadrivium programme offers a range of seminars, interactive discussions and networking opportunities over a two-day period.Initiated with support from the AHRC collaborative PhD training fund 2004-06, Quadrivium is a doctoral research training event which takes place each November at a different university and is designed for both new and established students of Medieval English.

This year’s symposium is entitled ‘Medieval Futures’ and includes sessions covering all aspects of PhD life from conference attendance and getting published to post-PhD careers. To view the programme for this years event click here.

Numbers for Quadrivium are limited, so if you are interested in attending the event please complete the Registration Form and return it by email to Amy Kieran at akieran02@qub.ac.uk no later than Friday 22nd October. The registration fee for the two-day event is £5 per person (QUB students exempt), payable at registration on Thursday 5th, and this includes a symposium dinner in Dukes at Queen’s on Thursday night.

For those interested in attending the symposium, please consult the Travel Information and list of  local accommodation which may be helpful when planning your stay.

Looking forward to seeing you there!