The John Updike Society Conference 2014
October 2-4, 2014
The John Updike Society Conference returns to its original location at Alvernia University in October 2014. Keynote speakers include Adam Begley, whose biography of Updike has been everywhere in the news, and Chip Kidd, the graphic designer responsible for many of John Updike’s dust jackets. An open lecture by David Updike, Alvernia's Updike Scholar in Residence will be Oct 2.
Alvernia is the home to the scholarly archives of The John Updike Society. For more information about the conference, visit the John Updike Society website or call James Plath at 309-556-3352.