Welcome to VISAWUS, an organization whose aim is to bring together all those with an interest in the Victorian era as defined by Britain and its empire from 1837 to 1901. Membership in VISAWUS includes a subscription to Victorian Review. Please use the navigation bar above to explore our website.

CFP for the Joint VISAWUS/VSAWC Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia28-29 April 2017 is here.

Upcoming 2016 Conference

The theme of the 2016 conference is “Transgressions.” You may register online here.

Keynote speaker will be Dennis Denisoff, University of Tulsa.

The conference will take place in Austin, TX USA.


The program for the 2016 conference, “Transgressions” is here.

Please note: Graduate student papers are eligible for the William H. Scheuerle Graduate Student Paper Award ($600.00).

For more information, see our conferences/call for papers page.