Conference email: icrmcr2019@gmail.com

Principal Organisers:

Emily Rohrbach, University of Manchester, English Literature

Alan Rawes, University of Manchester, English Literature

Organiser of Pre-Conference Cultural Encounters:

Naomi Billingsley, John Rylands Research Institute, Art History

U.S. Liaison:

Carmen Faye Mathes, University of Central Florida, English Literature

Steering Committee:

Clara Dawson, University of Manchester, English Literature

Noelle Gallagher, University of Manchester, English Literature

Hal Gladfelder, University of Manchester, English Literature

Ingrid Hanson, University of Manchester, English Literature

Sharon Ruston, Lancaster University, English Literature

Michael Sanders, University of Manchester, English Literature

Colin Trodd, University of Manchester, Art History

Natalie Zacek, University of Manchester, American Studies

Peterloo_Massacre

Image Source: Manchester Library Services

Description: To Henry Hunt, Esq., as chairman of the meeting assembled in St. Peter’s Field, Manchester, sixteenth day of August, 1819, and to the female Reformers of Manchester and the adjacent towns who were exposed to and suffered from the wanton and fiendish attack made on them by that brutal armed force, the Manchester and Cheshire Yeomanry Cavalry, this plate is dedicated by their fellow labourer, Richard Carlile