Stevie Carroll (stevie_carroll) wrote,
Stevie Carroll

Call for Papers: ‘A little sprig of laurel’: women writing history in the long eighteenth century

From here, because I'm sure some of you will be interested:

A one-day workshop to commemorate 250 years of Catharine Macaulay’s History of England 1763-2013

Thursday 26th September at Chawton House Library
Main speaker: Prof. Karen O’Brien, University of Birmingham

Fees: £35.00 full rate, £25.00 students
Conference dinner optional for £25.00

Call for papers: Abstracts of 250 words are requested for the one-day workshop to commemorate 250 years since the publication of Catharine Macaulay’s first volume of her History of England in 1763. Papers of 15 minutes duration. These can relate to Macaulay, her works or other women writers of the long eighteenth century who wrote historical works.

Please send abstracts to Wendy Robins or Stephen Bygrave by 16 June 2013.
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