Plenary Speakers at DNS2020

For those of you attending DNS2020, here’s a taste of what’s to come. We are fortunate to have four fantastic keynote speakers who will explore the theme of ‘Dark Enlightenments’ within an eighteenth-century context. Follow this link to see a summary of their topics.

If you would like to attend DNS2020 and haven’t yet registered, please email with ‘registration’ in the subject-line and include your name and affiliation. Registration is free and includes access to the plenary presentations, over 40 delegate papers, and more.

Henry Fuseli, The Nightmare. 1781, oil on canvas, Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, United States.

Registration for attending DNS2020 is now open!

If you would like to attend the DNS2020 conference, register your interest by sending your details (name, affiliation) to Include ‘registration’ in the email subject.

In early November, a conference program will be sent to the email address you register with. The program will include instructions on how to access the series of events within this month-long online conference.

Registration is free.

Please note: if you are a DNS2020 delegate, plenary speaker, or are otherwise involved in a DNS2020 event, you are already registered and do not need to register again.

We hope to see you there!

For details on the conference, visit