English and Scottish Literature

Previous Conferences

Here are details of Carlyle Conferences and public lectures from previous years.

Sketch of Thomas Carlyle

Carlyle Public Lecture 2012

This lecture on “Thomas Carlyle and the University of Edinburgh” was given by Professor Emeritus Ian Campbell on the 15th of November 2012.

Carlyle Conference 2012

The Carlyle Conference, University of Edinburgh, 19 George Square, 10th-12th of July 2012.

Carlyle Conference 2010

Jane Baillie Welsh Day Conference, Town Hall, St John’s Town of Dalry, Dumfriesshire, 24 April 2010.

Carlyle Conference 2008

The Carlyle Conference, University of Glasgow, Dumfries Campus 4-7, September 2008

Carlyle Conference 2007

Thomas Carlyle Resartus Reappraising Carlyle for Our Times2007 Carlyle Studies Conference Hosted by the Villanova Center for Liberal Education, Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylvania July 12-13, 2007

Carlyle Conference 2001 programme cover

Carlyle Conference 2001

The Carlyles in Scotland and Europe University of Edinburgh, 4-6 April 2001.

The 2001 conference was supported financially by Consignia, Baillie Gifford & Co., the Saltire Society, the A. R. and K. M. McLaren Trust Fund, the Faculty of Arts and the English Department of Edinburgh University to all of whom grateful thanks are due.

Carlyle Conference 2000

The Carlyles in Scotland and Europe St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, April 2000

Carlyle Conference 1995

'Carlyle at 200 Bicentenary Conference', Memorial University, St. John's, Newfoundland, 10-14 July 1995.