2017-2018 Schedule

All meetings will be held in the Rosenwald Room, of the Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress unless otherwise indicated. Meetings run from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m.


September  8th    Paul Salzman,”Scrapbook Shakespeare: James Orchard Halliwell
                              Phillipps and the preparation of a nineteenth-century Shakespeare

October 6th          Michele Troy, “Strange Bird: The Albatross Press and the Third

November 17th       Anthony W. Lee “Rambler 2 and Johnson’s Dictionary:                                Paratextual and Intertextual Entanglements with Pope,                                Statius, Dryden, Gay, and Milton”


February  2nd      Heather Schell, “American Delight: Harlequin Romance in Turkey”

March  2nd          Victoria Burke, “Collecting, Compiling, and Creating:                              Engaging with the Bible in Seventeenth-Century Women’s                              Manuscript Writing”

April 13th              Jason Farman, Marks of Uncertainty: Bodily Traces and Temporality                                in Message Exchange