£26.71

Burney Society UK Symposium 2018

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Dr Johnson's House

Gough Square

London

EC4A 3DE

United Kingdom

View Map

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 30 days before event

Event description

Description

‘Making Connections: Burney, Johnson, Thrale & Walpole’

Monday 2 July 2018 at Dr. Johnson’s House, Gough Square, London EC4A3DE

Tickets are £25 (+ £1.71 booking fee) to include refreshments, lunch and wine reception.

This is a Burney Society UK Event, to which all Burney & Johnson Society members are welcome.

Please note that this venue has no step- free access or lift and the Symposium will be held on the top floor. Toilets are in the basement.

Please see Burney Society UK website for updates: https://burneysociety.wordpress.com/

Provisional programme.

10.30 Registration, coffee

10.50 Welcome and introduction: Miriam Al Jamil

11.00 Keynote: Peter Sabor, 'From Johnson's Fanny and Queeney to Mme d'Arblay and Lady Keith: The Arc of a Sixty-year Friendship'.

12.00 Sophie Coulombeau: ‘Life is a Magic Lanthorn: The Lives of Hester Thrale Piozzi’.

12.30 Cassie Ulph: ‘After Mrs. Thrale. Hester Piozzi in Later life’.

13.00 Lunch

14.00 Lorna Clark: ‘All the dear Burneys, Little and Great’.

14.30 Gillian Skinner: ‘Burney, Walpole and the Tragedy of Incest’.

15.00 Tea/Coffee Break

15.30 Francesca Saggini: ‘Francis Burney and the Elusive Muse’.

16.00 Kate Chisholm: ‘Why Dr Johnson can be bad for you’.

16.50 Celine Luppo McDaid, curator of Dr Johnson’s House: Summary

17.00 Reception. Thanks and Round table discussion

17.30 Close

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Dr Johnson's House

Gough Square

London

EC4A 3DE

United Kingdom

View Map

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 30 days before event

Save This Event

Event Saved