Thursday, 29 December
568. Public Opinion and Politics in Seventeenth-Century England
7:15–8:30 p.m., Park Tower Suite 8209, Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Kathleen Anne Lynch, Folger Shakespeare Library
1. “‘The Child of Light Walking in Darkness’: Anne Venn Seeks the English Republic, 1639–58,” Katharine M. Gillespie, American Univ.
2. “‘The World Is Governed by Opinion’: Hobbes and the Presbyterian Confessional,” Todd Wayne Butler, Washington State Univ., Pullman
3. “Katherine Philips and the Geography of Publicness,” Catharine Gray, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana