Thursday, 26/10
11.00-11.30 – Opening
11.30-12.30 Keynote lecture (Chair: Jakub Lipski)
Daniel Cook, University of Dundee
On Secondary Authorship 
12.30-12.45 – Coffee break
12.45-14.15 Tristram Shandy and Adaptation (Chair: Daniel Cook)
– Luisa Menzel, Greifswald University
Tristram Shandy as Bible Adaptation
– Przemysław Uściński, University of Warsaw
Parody and Plasticity: Sterne’s Plastic Language, and his “Misadaptations” of John Locke
– Patrick Gill, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz
 “And one of the best of its kind I ever heard”: Acoustic Narration in Karl Bruckmaier’s Leben und Ansichten von Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (2015)
14.15-15.00 – Lunch break
15.00-16.00 Keynote lecture (Chair: Mary Newbould)
Alexis Tadié, University of Paris-Sorbonne
A Graphic Novel that Never Was: Illustrating A Sentimental Journey
16.00-16.15 – Coffee break
16.15-17.15 The Afterlives of A Sentimental Journey (Chair: Alexis Tadié)
– Peter Budrin, University of Oxford
The First Russian Illustrator of A Sentimental Journey
– Magdalena Ożarska, Jan Kochanowski University, Kielce
Łucja Rautenstrauchowa’s 1847 Italian Travelogue with a Sternean Twist
17.15-17.45 New Methods – Digital Sterne?
Mary Newbould, Wolfson College, University of Cambridge
Sterneana, any ‘ana’?: New Methods for Analysing and Contextualising Sternean Adaptations
Liberature in theory and practice
Katarzyna Bazarnik & Zenon Fajfer, Jagiellonian University, Cracow
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Friday, 27/10
11.00-12.00 Sterne and Travel Writing (Chair: Magdalena Ożarska)
– Eva Oppermann, Independent Scholar
Travelogues as Sentimental Adventures and Subjective Experiences: Laurence Sterne’s Influence on Boswell’s Tour and Contemporary Travel Writing
– Gabriella Hartvig, University of Pécs
Postmodern Re-writings of A Sentimental Journey and Gulliver’s Travels
12.00-12.45 – Lunch break
13.00-23.00 – Excursion to Kórnik
13.00 – setting out
15.15-16.45 – guided tour of the castle 
            17-19 – conference session – Going Sternian
17.00-18.00 Keynote lecture (Chair: Jakub Lipski)
Wojciech Nowicki, Marie Curie Skłodowska University, Lublin
A Renowned Gothicist Goes Sternian: The Case of William Beckford
18.00-19.00 (Chair: Wojciech Nowicki)
– Peter de Voogd, University of Utrecht
Two Correspondents Read A Sentimental Journey
– Joanna Maciulewicz, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań
Two Polish Adaptations of Sterne’s Novels: Fryderyk Skarbek’s Pan Antoni and Podróż bez celu
19.15 – conference reception in Kórnik

Saturday, 28/10
10.30-11.30 – New Editions of Tristram Shandy (Chair: Peter de Voogd)
– Katarzyna Bazarnik, Jagiellonian University, Cracow
Visual Editions’ Tristram Shandy
– Flavio Gregori, Università Ca’ Foscari, Venice
“A jolly carnival of it”: Adapting Tristram Shandy for the Italian readers (and the 2016 Mondadori edition)
11.30-11.45 – Coffee break
11.45-12.45 – Sterne and Liberature (Chair: Katarzyna Bazarnik)
– Aleksandra Mochocka, Kazimierz Wielki University, Bydgoszcz
Mise en Page and the Game/Play Space of the Text. Laurence Sterne and Selected 21st Century Multimodal Literary Projects
– Mariano D’Ambrosio, Université Paris 3 – Sorbonne Nouvelle
Black, white & marbled pages – Tristram Shandy, the impotent midwife of liberature
12.45-13.30 – Lunch
13.30 – Closing of the conference