2016-2017 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  9th    Daniel Shore, et al.  “The Six Degrees of Francis Bacon Project”

October 7th         Emily Kugler, “Questions of Authorship and Ownership in A                              History of  Mary Prince, a West Indian Slave. Related by Herself. With                             a Supplement by the Editor. To Which is Added …”

November 18th      Tim Jackson and Holly Peppe, “Edna St. Vincent Millay”


February  3rd           Deidre Johnson, “Scribbling Siblings and Series Fiction                                The Stories of Adelaide F. and Mrs. S. B. C. Samuels.

March  3rd                Kelly Cook, “Operative Ornament and the Varieties of Form                                     in Renaissance France”

April 7th                  David Norbrook, “‘I write not for the press, to boast my                                own weaknesses to the world’: Lucy Hutchinson and                                 the Restoration Public Sphere”