Events

Past Events
5 November 2016
First London Lecture: Dr Judith Thompson, “The Ghosts of Garden Court: John Thelwall and the Haunted Summer of 1816” (#57 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London)

6 August 2016
Fifth Annual Thelwall Lecture: Dr Patty O’Boyle, “Celebrity, Scandal and Reform: John Thelwall and the Beautiful Boyles” (Wordsworth Trust Jerwood Centre, Grasmere, UK)

25 June 2016
Conference: The Worlds of John Thelwall (Fordham University, New York, USA)

28 May 2016
Hay-on-Wye Literary Festival

25 July 2015
Fourth Annual Thelwall Lecture: Dr Ian Newman, “John Thelwall and the Art of Toasting” (Wordsworth Trust Jerwood Centre, Grasmere, UK)

25-27 July 2014
Inaugural John Thelwall Society Conference: “John Thelwall at 250: Medicine, Literature, and Reform in London, ca. 1764-1834” (University of Notre Dame London Centre, London, UK)

2 August 2014
Third Annual Thelwall Lecture: Dr Michael Scrivener, “John Thelwall and Slavery” (Wordsworth Trust Jerwood Centre, Grasmere, UK)
For an article-length version of Dr Scrivener’s lecture, please see Thelwall Studies.

15 June 2013
Second Annual Thelwall Lecture: Dr Steve Poole, “Disarming the Jacobin Fox: John Thelwall and the Art of Satire” (Wordsworth Trust Jerwood Centre, Grasmere, UK)

15 September 2012
First Annual Thelwall Lecture: Dr Gordon Bottomley, “John Thelwall and Radical Medicine” (Wordsworth Trust Jerwood Centre, Grasmere, UK)

4 January 2012
John Thelwall Society Inaugural Meeting: Jacobinism, Place and the (Re)reading of the English Landscape (BSECS 2012, Oxford, UK)