On Saturday March 19th Andy Smith will deliver a keynote address on 'M.R. James and the Ghosts of World War 1' at 'Haunted Studies: The Ghost Stories of M.R. James' a conference hosted by the historic Leeds Library.
Other keynotes include the horror writer Ramsey Campbell and the former president of the folklore society, Jacqueline Simpson.
Details of the conference programme can be found here:https://mrjconference.
Dr. Andrew Smith is a Reader in Nineteenth Century Literature at the University of Sheffield. His research interests include Gothic literature, literature and science, nineteenth century literature, and critical theory.