The Worlds of John Thelwall Conference (25 June 2016)

 2 5  J u n e  2 0 1 6FRG Thelwall 6.25.16

Fordham University • 113 W.60th •  12th Floor

11:00AM: Opening Remarks

John Bugg & Sarah Zimmerman

Panel 1: Poetry: 11:15AM-12:45PM

Matt Leporati: “Epic Patriotism in ‘The Hope of Albion’”

Mary Anne Myers: “Charlotte Smith, John Thelwall, & the Politics of Poetic Love”

Charles Mahoney: “‘The freedom of my mind’: Thelwall & the Poetics of the Surmise, from Newgate to Bridgewater”

12:45-1:30PM: Buffet Lunch

1:30-2:30: Panel 2: Place

Kate Scarth: “Towards a Thelwallian Theory of Place: The Case of Nineteenth-Century Halifax, Nova Scotia”

Mark Diachyshyn: “Recovery & Thelwall’s Social Network in Glasgow (1804)”

2:30-2:45PM: Coffee break

2:45-4:15: Panel 3: Rhetoric:

Caitlin Girardi: “Covert Counter-Narrative: Thelwall’s Use of Satan in The Selections”

Miriam Wallace: “Common Speakers, Visual Images, & Thelwall’s World of Elocution”

Michael Scrivener: “Fantasy & the Unconscious in the Wild Rhetoric of Burke & Thelwall in the 1790s”

4:15-4:30PM: Coffee Break

4:30-5:45: Plenary:

Judith Thompson: “John Thelwall, Global Citizen:  Revolution, Anti-Imperialism, Education”

5:45:  Wine & Cheese Reception