BRISTOL: ROMANTIC CITY
18-22 SEPTEMBER 1998
DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISHKeynote Lectures to be given by:
University of Bristol
- Marilyn Butler (Exeter College, Oxford)
- Stuart Curran (University of Pennsylvania)
- Francis Greenacre (Bristol City Art Gallery)
- Anne Janowitz (University of Warwick)
- Anne Mellor (U.C.L.A.)
- Michael Neve (The Wellcome Institute for the History
- Nicholas Roe (University of St Andrew's)
- Mark Storey (University of Birmingham)
If you would like further information on the
conference, please do not hesitate to contact me.
- Stuart Andrews (ex Headmaster of Clifton College):
"Factitious Airs and Seditious Politics:Thomas Beddoes
and poetic protest"
- Michael Bradshaw (University of Bristol): "Beddoes
- Fran Chalfont (University of West Georgia): "Wales
- Richard Cronin (University of Glasgow): "Joan of
- Nora Crook (Anglia Polytechnic University): "Mary
- Graham Davidson: "Pantisocracy, Property and
Coleridge's Real Radicalism"
- David Duff (University of Aberdeen): Movable Verses':
Generic Labelling in the Cottle Circle"
- Brian Edgar: "Southey's Political Posturing"
- Tim Fulford (Nottingham Trent University): "Forbidden
Fruit: Romanticism, Breadfruit and Slavery"
- John Goodridge (Nottingham Trent University):
"Creative Responses to Chatterton"
- Bruce Graver (Providence College, USA): "The Bristol
Imprint of Lyrical Ballads: A Reassessment"
- Richard Gravil (University College of St Mark &
St John): "Uncertain Notice: Tintern Abbey and the
Politics of Nature"
- Nick Groom (University of Exeter): "The Marvellous
Boy and the Second Chatterton"
- Alan Halsey: "Thomas Lovell Beddoes in Context"
- Maurice Hindle (The Open University): "Humphry
- Karen Hunt (California State University): "The
Bristol and Clifton Ladies' Anti-Slavery Society"
- Robert Jones (University of Wales, Aberystwyth: "War,
Commerce and Chatterton's Memory"
- Greg Kucich (University of Notre Dame, US: "Hannah
- Jacqueline Labbe (University of Sheffield): "Whither
Romance? Mary Robinson's Lyrical Tales"
- Michael Liversidge (University of Bristol): "J M W
Turner and Bristol"
- Francis Lo (University of Sussex): "Thomas Beddoes's
Alexander's Expedition & Robert Southey's
The Curse of Kehama: two Bristol views of the
British Empire in India"
- Muriel Maby: "John King - Surgeon and Friend of the
Bristol School of Artists"
- Philip Martin (Cheltenham & Gloucester CHE):
"Coleridge's Tour with Hucks 1794"
- Angela Merte (Universitdt Gesamthochschule Siegen):
"Literature as Organism -- or the Status of the Body in
Coleridge's Bristol Writings"
- Ayumi Mishiro (University of Bristol): "Wordsworth
and the Noble Savage"
- Christopher Moylan (New York Institute of Tehnology):
"In the Air: The Bristol Circle and T.L. Beddoes's Early
- Karen O'Brien (University of Wales, Cardiff):
"Coleridge, Southey and the Bristol Critique of
- Kaz Oishi (Keble College, Oxford): "Preach Gospel to
the Poor Bristol Dissenters and Coleridge's Political
- Ellen Palmer (McMaster University, Ontario):
"Chatterton, Rowley and Medieval Bristol in 18th century
- Seamus Perry (University of Glasgow): "A Sense of Not
Ending: Inconclusiveness and Disappointment in Lyrical
- Lynda Pratt (Queen's University of Belfast): "Tea
& Cultural History: Two Bristol Writers of the 1790s
and the Quest for a National Epic"
- Shelly Rees (University of North Texas): "Masculinity
and the (Re)Subversion of Romantic Hierarchies: Spheres
- Sharon Ruston (University of Liverpool): "Davy,
Abernethy, Shelley: Electricity as the Principle of
- Diego Saglia (University of Bath): "Mary Robinson's
The Progress of Liberty"
- Julia Saunders (Wolfson College, Oxford): "Hannah
More and the politics of slavery: abolition and the
- Christopher Smith (Manchester Metropolitan
University): "What is become of Moschus? (Robert
- Chine Sonoi (University of Ryukyu, Japan):
"Wordsworth and the Slave Trade"
- Mary Waldron: "Ann Yearsley: the Political Dimension,
- Hisaaki Yamanouchi (Japan Women's University):
"Coleridge's Pathographia Literaria"
Department of English, University of Bristol, 3/5
Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1TB, UK.
Tel: 0044 117 9287786
Fax: 0044 117 9288860