Registration and other conference information!

display of Beverly Jenkins books

Researching the Romance Conference
April 13th-14th, 2018
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green Ohio

Registration: Advance registration is required for Friday's events, but not for Saturday. Registration is FREE! We are grateful to the Ray & Pat Browne Foundation for their financial support of this year’s conference.

Schedule: A complete conference schedule is now available. Sessions will begin at 9am on Friday and Saturday, and the final event on Saturday should conclude around 5pm.

Venues: Friday’s events will take place at the Jerome Library on the BGSU campus. Saturday’s events will take place at the Wood County District Public Library at 251 North Main Street in downtown Bowling Green.

Travel: The nearest major airport is Detroit Metropolitan (DTW). DTW is approximately an hour and fifteen minutes from the BGSU campus. The Toledo Express Airport is a small airport approximately 30 minutes from campus and has several flights daily from locations such as Chicago O’Hare and Charlotte.

Ground Transportation: Rental cars are available at both the Toledo and Detroit airports. The BG Airport Shuttle runs to both airports and offers discounts for multiple passengers. PLEASE NOTE: Bowling Green does have several taxi companies, but no public transit options.

Hotel: There are several hotels in close proximity to campus. A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hampton Inn Bowling Green at a rate of $109/night. This rate will be available for Thursday-Saturday nights. To reserve a room at the conference rate, you must call 419-353-3464 and reference the “Romance Conference”.