Midwest Victorian Studies Association Conference

Apr 19, 2024

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Old Capitol Museum

21 North Clinton Street, Iowa City, IA 52240

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The Midwest Victorian Studies Association Conference will be held at the University of Iowa April 19–21, 2024. Co-sponsors are the Obermann Center, the Departments of English and History, and the Schools of Art and Music. The conference venues are the Old Capital reception hall and Senate Chamber, Schaeffer Hall, MacBride Hall, and Old Brick. Special events include a plenary address by Elizabeth Yale, "Human Evolution in the Popular Press: Victorian Women on Mother Love, Mutual Devotion, and Moral Murder," Saturday at 3:45–5 p.m. in the Old Capitol Senate Chamber, and Victorian Dancing under the Crystal Chandelier in the Old Capitol, Saturday 7:30–9 p.m. 

For registration and details, see https://midwestvictorian.org.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact in advance at