: Barbara Pym home

This is the official web site of the international
literary society devoted to the English novelist
Barbara Pym (1913-1980).  The Barbara Pym
Society was founded in 1994 at St Hilda’s College,
Oxford University, where its Annual General
Meeting is held every summer.  In addition, the
Society holds a conference in Boston MA every
spring, a spring meeting in London, and a fall
tea in the Boston area.  The Society's newsletter,
Green Leaves, is published twice yearly.

Contact us at barbarapymsociety@gmail.com


2015 North American Conference
13–15 March 2015
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Quartet in Autumn
The conference is full and REGISTRATION IS CLOSED

BookCrossing World Convention
10–12 April 2015
St Hilda’s College, Oxford
More information on the BookCrossing convention web site
Speaker on Saturday 11 April: Clemence Schultze, BPS Past Chairman
Barbara Pym: an 'Unashamed Reader'

Spring Meeting in London
Sunday 17 May 2015
St Alban’s Centre, Holborn
Barbara Pym and Elizabeth Taylor: A Friendship in Letters
Speaker: Rose Little,The Barbara Pym Society

2015 AGM & Conference
Partners in Pym
St Hilda's College, Oxford
4-6 September 2015