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The programme for 2013-14 was

12th October
1.00 pm Committee Meeting
2.30 pm London’s Foundling Hospital: an Eighteenth-Century Creative Hub
Stephanie Chapman (Curator: Exhibitions & Displays, The
Foundling Museum)

Chair: Kate Chisholm
16th November
2.30 pm Medicine in the Age of Johnson as Seen in the Art of William Hogarth
Professor T. J. Murray (Dalhousie University)
Chair: Christopher Ogden
14th December

12 noon. The Annual Commemoration at Westminster Abbey, by courtesy of the Dean and Chapter. A wreath will be laid on Johnson’s grave by Terry Seymour
.12.45 for 1.00 pm at St Ermin’s Hotel: the Society’s annual luncheon (see separate booking form).
3.00 pm The Richard Thrale Memorial Lecture: Fathers and Sons: Shaping Boswell and Johnson as Book Collectors
Terry Seymour
Chair: Dr Nicholas Cambridge
11th January
2.30 pm The Mudge Family: Links with Samuel Johnson and Joshua Reynolds
Mark Cardale

Chair: Dr Catherine Dille

8th February
12.30 pm: Committee Meeting
2.30 pm: Dr Johnson Encounters a Later Pepys
Paul Gray

Chair: Dr Ilse Vickers
8th March
1.30 pm Annual General Meeting
2.30 pm: Images of Johnson: From Hazlitt to Blackadder

Daniel Hitchens

Chair: Christine Rees
12th April
2.30 pm In Vino Veritas: Johnson and Drink

Dr Louise Curran (Trinity College, Oxford)

Chair: Michael Bundock
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