John Henry Newman: Scholar, Sage, Saint

  • John Henry Newman
28 September, 2020 to 30 September, 2020
Oriel College

An academic conference celebrating the canonisation of Newman

Co-sponsored by Oriel College, the National Institute for Newman Studies, and the University Church, Oxford

28-30 September 2020

 In honour of former Oriel Fellow St John Henry Newman the National Institute for Newman Studies and Oriel College are putting together an academic conference to evaluate the contributions of John Henry Newman to scholarship and education, nineteenth-century ecclesiastical and social culture, and to analyse his legacy. Academics and students are invited to attend the conference.


Keynote speakers

Judith Champ, Eamon Duffy, Ian Ker, Ben King, and Jeremy Morris

Call for papers

A call for papers will soon be announced for people wishing to submit parallel papers 20 minutes in length.


Standard rate: £295

Student rate: £195

The regis

tration fee includes attendance at all lectures, panels, lunches and dinners.


Bed and breakfast accommodation is not included in the registration fee but can be booked separately here. Please enter the event code NEWMANCONF2020 to obtain the rate for delegates.

Single room (ensuite) £91 per night

Single room (standard) £68 per night

Twin room £152 per night

Bursaries and travel grants

Details will be available in due course. 

Event contact
Mr Ryan Blank (Conference co-ordinator)
Event contact email