Welcome Drinks

A drinks reception will be held at 6.15pm on Tuesday 27th March at the University Oriental Museum following the plenary lecture

Conference Dinner

The conference dinner will be held in Grey College Dining Hall from 7.30pm on Tuesday 27th March, and will include a three course meal and half bottle of wine for £45. Bookings can be made via the online form available when registering for the conference. Please remember to include your dietary requirements on the last page.

The conference dinner can be booked alongside the registration and accommodation through the Durham University portal: https://www.dur.ac.uk/conference.booking/details/?id=872

Conference Party

The conference party will be held in Durham Students Union Riverside Café from 8pm on Wednesday 28th March. Music will be provided by local Northern Soul band Nick Pride and the Pimptones. Two free drinks and nibbles will be provided but we recommend delegates to eat beforehand!


Durham is a small town but has a range of decent restaurants – more information is available here: https://www.thisisdurham.com/food-and-drink. Large groups should consider booking in advance