John Clare Society website

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

Tues 26 Feb Centre for John Clare Studies discussion group

The February meeting will take place on Tuesday 26 Feb, 1 – 2 pm, with discussion led by Stephanie Kuduk Weiner on representations of agricultural labour. All welcome.


Tues 29 Jan Centre for John Clare Studies discussion group

The next meeting of the discussion group will take place on 29 January, 1 – 2 pm, in the Board Room (lst floor), Faculty of English, 9 West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DP. Paul Chirico will introduce his current research on Clare in the 19th c press.

Talk by Simon Kovesi June 2019

The Byron Society is holding a lecture at the Art Workers Guild, London, from 6.30 to 8pm, 27 June 2019. £7 for non-members. Professor Simon Kovesi on ‘Lord Byron, poh! the man wot writes the werses?: John Clare’s flights of fame with Byron’. All welcome. For more detail, visit