John Clare Society website

to promote a wider and deeper knowledge of the poet, John Clare

John Clare discussion group

The Centre for John Clare Studies in Cambridge regularly runs a discussion group to which all are welcome. For more information, contact

The May and June meetings are:

  • Wednesday 24 May, 12.30-1.30pm, in Finella, Queens’ Road, Cambridge CB3 9AH. Professor Stephanie Kuduk Weiner (Wesleyan) will give a paper on ‘Bird and animal noises in Clare and Whitman (and Shaun the Sheep)’.
  • Tuesday 13 June, 1-2pm, with Professor Simon Kovesi (Oxford Brookes) on the occasion of the publication of his book ‘John Clare: Nature, Criticism and History’ (Palgrave).

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