«CURRICULUM VITAE NAME Marie Elizabeth Mulvey-Roberts DEPARTMENT English, Linguistics and Communications FACULTY Creative Arts, Humanities and ...»
Mary Shelley and Bulwer-Lytton", Victorian Society Seminar, University of Indianapolis, Bloomington, Indiana, USA, April 1990 "Masons, Maids and Masculinity: Freemasonry in 18th Century Literature and Art", Second Jerard lecture, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, USA, April 1990 "Men Only: Female Freemasonry and Masonic Misogyny", Fordham University, New York, USA, April 1990 "The Cultural Heritage of Freemasonry", Hendre Lodge, Province of South Wales Eastern Division, Freemasons Hall, Cardiff, 25 January 1990 "Frankenstein: Movie Monstrosities", Dracula Society, London, October 1990 "The Neglected fiction of Mary Shelley", for the Women's Studies Group, 1558-1837, Senate House, University of London, London, July 1988 "Men and Women in the Nineteenth-Century Novel", Hartford University, Summer School, Bristol Polytechnic, Bristol, July 1989 "Augustan Underworlds", Temple University, Philadelphia, USA, September 1988 “The Influence of Freemasonry on Art and Literature”, Scottish Rite Masonic Museum of Our National Heritage, Lexington, USA, September 1988 "Public and Private Faces of two Eighteenth-Century poets", Villanova University, Pennsylvania, USA, September 1988 "The Influence of Freemasonry on aspects of Eighteenth-Century Literature", Human Sciences Seminar, Bradford University, 1986 "Poets and Secret Societies", College of Adult Education, Manchester, 1986 “The Arts of Freemasonry: Hogarth, Smart and Burns”, Literature and Cultural Studies Seminar, University of Manchester, 1986 "Women and Writing", Wigan College of Technology, Wigan, 1986 "Eclecticism in Christopher Smart's Jubilate Agno", for Graduate Poetry Seminar, English Department, University of Manchester, 1980 "Masonic Influences on Early Eighteenth-Century English Literature", for Graduate Seminar, English Department, University of Manchester, 1979.
“Augustan Clubs and Secret Societies", for the Rotary Club, Mold, Clwyd, 1977 “Witchcraft” and “Serpent Mythology”, Young Farmer‟s Public Speaking Competitions, 1974
CONFERENCE ORGANISINGConference co-organiser of UWE Gender Studies Research group conference, Reporting from the Front Line, UWE, Bristol, June 2011 Conference co-organiser of Celebrating Women‟s Writing, Lucy Cavendish College, June 2010 Member of the conference committee for International Conference on the History of Freemasonry, Edinburgh, 2007 Member of the conference committee of Bulwer 2000, University of London and Knebworth House, Herts, July 2000 Co-organiser of The Cabot Conference: Bristol and the Sea from The Matthew 1497 to the SS Great Britain 1843, SS Great Britain, Bristol, May 1997 Conference organiser for the Women‟s Studies Group 1558-1837 section of the Annual British Society of Eighteenth-Century Studies Conference at College Hall, University of London, 1987-1995 and St John‟s College, Oxford 1987-1997 Conference organiser for the Women‟s Studies section at the VIII International Congress of Enlightenment, Bristol, 1991 Conference organiser for “She-Devils, Saints and Signifiers: Demystifying the Female”, Senate House, University of London, 1990
EDITORSHIPS (JOURNALS AND SERIES)Editor-in-Chief of Women’s Writing, Routledge, 3 issues a year, 2006Co-editor of Women's Writing, Triangle Journals, 3 issues a year, 1994-2005 Member of Editorial Advisory Committee for Dissections: The Journal of Contemporary Horror, 2007Member of Editorial Board International Gothic Series for Manchester University Press, 2009Member of Editorial Advisory Committee for Gothic Studies: Journal of the International Gothic Association, 1996Member of Editorial Advisory Committee for Cauda Pavonis: Studies in Hermeticism published by The Hermetic Text Society, 2004Member of Editorial Advisory Committee for Prison Writing, 1996-1999 Women Writers‟ editor for Censorship: An International Encyclopaedia, ed. Derek Jones, Fitzroy Dearborn, London, 2002.
“General Editor of For Her Own Good; A Series of Conduct Books, Thoemmes Press, Bristol, 1994General Editor of Subversive Women, Thoemmes Press, Bristol, 1994General Editor of Her Write His Name for Thoemmes Press, Bristol, 1994Co-edited with Janet Todd special issue, “Mary Shelley”, Women’s Writing, introduction by Marie Mulvey-Roberts, 6, no 3 (1999) Co-edited with Janet Todd special issue, “Mary Wollstonecraft: A Bicentennial”, Women’s Writing, 3, no 2 (1997) Overseas advisor and reviews editor for Cauda Pavonis: Studies in Hermeticism published by The Hermetic Text Society, 1989-2004 Guest editor for Cauda Pavonis: Studies in Hermeticism, Spring, 8, no 1, 1989 Editor of special issue, Cauda Pavonis: Studies in Hermeticism,"The Golden Dawn for Women," 9, no 1, Spring 1990 Editor of Explorations in Medicine: An International Journal in the Philosophy of Medicine, Gower, London, 1984-86
ACADEMIC JOURNAL PAPERS AND CONFERENCE TRANSACTIONS“Hogarth on the Square: Framing the Freemasons” Journal for the British Society of Eighteenth-Century Studies, vol 26, no 2 (April 2003), 218-251 “Fame, Notoriety and Madness: Edward Bulwer Lytton Paying the Price of Greatness”, Critical Survey, vol 13, no 2 (2001), 115-134 "Interviewing the Author of Interview with the Vampire", Gothic Studies, vol 1, no 2 (December 1999), 169-181 “Mothering the Unthinkable: The Hideous Progeny of inter-textuality in Mary Shelley‟s Frankenstein," Transactions of the IX International Congress on the Enlightenment, III, Voltaire Foundation, Alden Press, Oxford, 1996, 1459-62 "Who Wears the Apron? Female Freemasonry and Masonic Misogyny," Transactions of the VIII International Congress on the Enlightenment, II, Voltaire Foundation, Alden Press, Oxford, 1992, 812-16 "Science and Irrationality in William Godwin's St Leon," Transactions of the VII International Congress on the Enlightenment, Voltaire Foundation, Alden Press, Oxford, 1989, 1196-9 "The English Rosicrucian Novel," Cauda Pavonis, 8, no. 1 Spring 1989, 7-10 "Rosicrucianism or Cross-Rosism in Hegel's Phenomenology", History of European Ideas, 6, no. 1 (1985), 99-100 “Rosicrucianism or Cross-rosism”, The Bulletin of the Hegel Society of Great Britain, 7 (Spring/Summer 1983), 53-4 "The Flying Island and the Invisible College in Book Three of Gulliver's Travels," Notes and Queries, 31, no 3 (September, 1984), 391-3 "The Flying Island and the Invisible College," Ideas and Productions, 2, Spring, 1984, 28-31
POPULAR JOURNAL ARTICLES“The Death and After-Life of St Matthias”, Anthology of Creative Writing (University of the West of England, Bristol, 2003) “Tribute to Tracy Hansen” The Wing of Friendship: LifeLines Quarterly Newsletter, (Autumn, 2002), p. 4.
“Knebworth Private Theatricals, 1850-2000”, for The Dickensian, 97, no1 (Spring 2001), 90-91 "Rosina Bulwer Lytton: A Blighted Life", Udolpho, May, 1995, 11-13 "Frankenstein Goes to Hollywood" for The Goth, 11 (January 1993), 3-6.
"The Vampire Plague," The Blood is the Life, V (1990), 6-9 "The Dracula Weekend" in The Vampire Magazine, 1990, 5-8 "Ghosts of the Cob - Lyme Regis" and "Moscow Metro," Silyn, 1984 "Treweryn: The Drowning of a Welsh Valley", Poetry Magazine (Philosophy Department, University of Manchester), 1984 "Druidic Links in the Celtic Revival", The Ranter, 1 (Spring, 1983), 17-18
BOOK REVIEWSBritish Journal of Eighteenth-Century Studies; British Association for Romantic Studies; Critical Quarterly; Explorations in Knowledge; Explorations in Medicine;
Gothic Studies: An Interdisciplinary journal; History of European Ideas; Journal of Prison Writing; The Journal of the Vampyre Society; Literary Review; Manchester Medical Gazette; Philological Quarterly; Poetry Nation Review; Romanticism and Victorianism on the Net; Sage Race Relations Abstract; Speech and Drama; Studies in Scottish Literature; Times Higher Education Supplement; Udolpho; Wavelength;
The Wing of Friendship; Women's History Review; Women's Writing Literature and Language Derek Hughes, Culture and Sacrifice: Ritual Death in Literature and Opera (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007) for Gothic Studies Franz J. Potter, The History of Gothic Publishing 1800-1835: Exhuming the Trade Palgrave (Macmillan, Basingstoke and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005) for Gothic Studies, 11, no 2 (November 2009), 94-95 Wil Verhoeven, Gilbert Imlay: Citizen of the World (London: Pickering and Chatto,