Networks in the British and Irish Periodical Press in the Long 19th century
10h – Welcome and (virtual) coffee.
10H15 - Keynote address:
"Union Networks and the Great Dublin Strike of 1878" David Finkelstein (Plymouth)
- 11H20 - Session 1: The politics of the press
Chair: Christophe Gillissen
Anne-Catherine de Bouvier (GREI) – Scope and models of Irish nationalism in The Nation (1845-48).
Françoise Baillet (LSA) – “Invincible Brothers: The Pen and the Press in The Compositors’ Chronicle (1840-1843)”
Olivier Coquelin (GREI) – “’As Passed by Censor’: Press and Labour Unrest in Revolutionary Ireland (1919-1923)”.
12h45: Lunch break
- 14H: Session 2: Connections and Circulations
Chair: Françoise Baillet
Michelle McNamara (Strasbourg) – "Breaking News? The Dublin Press's Dependence on the Postal Service in the early Nineteenth Century"
Tony Dex Odounga (Dijon) - "The implementation of women's agenda through a highly proactive press network: the case of The English Woman's Journal (1858-1864)."
Pascale Villate (LSA) – Expanding cultural networks: the bookstalls and libraries of W.H. Smith and Son, 1848-1900.
15h20: (virtual) tea/coffee break
- 15H40: Session 3: Addressing otherness
Chair: Anne-Catherine de Bouvier
Christophe Gillissen (GREI) – The Great Famine in The Times.
Bertrand Cardin (GREI) –"‘Irish as Paddy’s Pig’: the persistence of stereotypes".
17h00. Closing remarks.
Free registration. Opened from 2021-02-15 to 2021-03-23
A Zoom link will be sent to you by e-mail a few days before the event.