Chartism Day 2015
Saturday 13 June
University of Newcastle (Armstrong Building)
Contributions will include papers on:
Chartism and the Canadian Rebellions of 1837-8
Female Chartism (the Leeds radical printer and publisher Alice Mann, and Mary Ann Walker and her associates of London)
Gwent Archives Chartism project
Everyone welcome – full programme will be available later.
Chartist Mural, John Frost Square, Newport’
‘Chartist Mural, John Frost Square, Newport’ is a new poem, by Jonathan Edwards. It appears in his collection My family and other superheroes (Bridgend: Seren Books, 2014 – ISBN 978-1-78172-162-9; £9.99).
The above items are from the latest Chartism newsletter compiled by Prof. Martin Chase (Leeds Uni.)
Other items inc.:
* Winding Up the Chartist Land Plan – a note by me on an 1855 report in a Croydon newspaper
* New publications and web material.
The full detail is in the attached pdf file.