The English Association is holding a sixth-form conference on January 4 at King's College, Strand, London WC2. Students will choose two lectures out of the following: King Lear, Hamlet, the Comedies with special reference to As You Like It and Much Ado About Nothing, and the Histories with special reference to Henry V and Richard III. They will also attend two seminars from a choice of 30. Accompanying teachers may attend the lectures and two specially arranged seminars. Fee: Pounds 14 (one accompanying teacher free). Details: Helen Lucas, 0116 2522300.