Plenary Speakers

The History of the English Language and the History of English Literature
Seth Lerer, Distinguished Professor of Literature and Dean of Arts and Humanities, University of California – San Diego

Sincerity and the History of Politeness in Late Modern English
Susan Fitzmaurice
, Professor of English Language and Head of the School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics, University of Sheffield

A Philological Tour of HEL
Robert Fulk, Chancellor’s Professor of English, Indiana University – Bloomington