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Call for Papers: Broadside Day 2024

One-day conference, Saturday 17th February 2024

Cecil Sharp House, 2 Regents Park Road, London NW1 7AY

For more than 20 years the annual Broadside Day, organised jointly by the Traditional Song Forum and the English Folk Dance and Song Society, has been the gathering place for people interested in street literature and cheap print – broadsides, chapbooks, prints, tracts, penny histories, woodcuts, and so on.

We invite proposals for 20-minute papers or other presentations. Please send a title, abstract, and short biography to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 5th November 2023. Other enquiries to the same address.

Previous Broadside Day papers have been published by The Ballad Partners.

Tickets for the 2024 conference will be on sale soon.