Brian Street Memorial Lecture and Conference - 9th Dec 2019, London

King's College London
Waterloo Campus
London SE1 9NH
United Kingdom
Monday, 9 December, 2019

We are excited to announce that on Monday 9th December, King’s College London is kindly hosting the Brian Street Memorial Lecture and Conference in honour of our late President. This is a FREE all-day conference (10am-4.15pm), and our special guest speaker Professor David Bloome of Ohio State University will speak on ‘Adaptation and Imagination in Literacy’. The programme will include cameo presentations by current PhD students, plus ample opportunity for discussion and sharing. It will end with calls for action in the context of the SDGs and literacy.

Please book your place now on our Eventbrite site, where you will find further information, and please do share the attached flyer with friends and colleagues alike.

Our BALID AGM will take place at 4.15pm on the same day, and we are actively looking for new committee members. Please join us and share your enthusiasm and expertise to help shape our future direction. If you’d like to discuss your interest, email

The AGM will be followed at 5pm by a reception kindly hosted by King’s College, London. All are welcome.

With best wishes,


Dr Mary Anderson for BALID