READINGS AND READERS
CHARLES LAMB SOCIETY DAY CONFERENCE
Swedenborg Hall, 20-21 Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2TH
Saturday 17 November 2012
Elian Reading and Welcome by Chair
11-1 First Panel: Lamb’s Readings
Lamb’s Reading Habits
Dr. Tom Lockwood, University of Birmingham
Lamb and Horace
Professor Richard Gaskin, University of Liverpool
1-2.30 Lunch at local restaurant at participants’ own expense
2.30-4.15 Second Panel: Lamb’s Readers
'Beyond whist sobriety: the Lambs, Crabb Robinson, and their discourse on literature'
Philipp Hunnekuhl, Queen Mary, University of London
'Charles Lamb's letter-readers and the 'Essays of Elia''
Heather Stone, Brasenose College, Oxford.
4.45-5.30 Round Table Discussions
ATTENDANCE IS FREE OF CHARGE
If possible, we would appreciate knowing in advance if you intend to come; RSVP to
Felicity James (firstname.lastname@example.org), School of English, University of Leicester, LE1 7RH.