Colloque – Vieillissement et santé en France : approches historiques

Vieillissement et santé en France : approches historiques

The Society for the Study of French History, Twenty-Fourth Annual Conference

27 – 29 June 2010, Newcastle University, UK

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS

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All plenary sessions are in the Pybus Room Floor 3 of Old Library Building

Parallel sessions are in the Beehive, Old Library Building.

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Day One: Sunday 27 June 2010

Time Event Venue

18.00 – 19.30  Registration      Claude Gibb, Northumbria University

19.30 – 21.30  Welcoming Drinks Reception    Northern Stage

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Conference Organisers:

Máire Cross, Rachel Hammerseley, Matt Perry, Luc Racaut


Day Two: Monday 28 June 2010

Time Event Venue

07.30 – 08.30  Breakfast      Claude Gibb, UNN

08.30 – 09.30  Coffee and Registration    Beehive, Second Floor of Old Library Building

09.30 – 10.30 Plenary: Colin Jones: Laughter as the best Remedy in Enlightenment France

Chair: Rachel Hammersley

10.30 – 11.00   Coffee       Courtyard, Old Library Building

11.00 – 12.45  Parallel Sessions 1

1A 1B 1C 1D 1E
Ageing and Health 1

Chair:

Early Modern

Chair:

The Colonial Other

Chair:

French Revolution 1

Chair:

Vichy and the Aftermath

Chair:

Jeanne Mesmin d’Estienne

Représentations de la folie et prise en charge des insensés en France avant 1838

Claire Barillé

L’Assistance publique à Paris entre 1849 et 1914

Mathilde Rossigneux-Méheust

La mort des vieillards parisiens

Daniel Thomas

‘A family affair: affinities, regiments and military evolution in France, 1598-1629’

Jenny Hillman

Pious Sociability: the devotional culture of the ‘elect’ in seventeenth-century France

James Tucker

The persecutions of the Vaudois in Crespin’s Livre des Martyrs

Daniel Laqua

French and Belgain Anti-slavery Campaigning at the fin de siècle.

Maike Thier

La race latine face au yankeeisme: French geopolitics of desire in the Americas, 1848–1890s

Louisa Rice

Between worlds: French West Africans, psychological trauma and the end of Empire

Peter McPhee

Robespierre in Love

Jonathan Smyth

The peripatetic Guillotine and what happened to the bodies during the Revolution

David Andress

‘What can we say about being a Jacobin?’

Anne Simonin

The forgotten 9: the number that killed the Republic

Daniel Lee

Vichy’s ‘Chantiers de la Jeunesse’: Stations of sanctuary or breeding-grounds for the regime’s anti-Semitism?

Mathieu Bouchard

Les Juifs de France et le sionisme (1945-1958)

12.45 – 14.00  Lunch       Courtyard OLB [AGM provisional time]

14.00 – 15.45  Parallel Sessions 2

2A 2B 2C 2D
Ageing and Health 2

Chair:

The French Book Trade

Chair:

Regional Questions

Chair:

History of Ideas 1

Chair:

Siân Reynolds

‘Je doutais en moi-meme que l’apothicaire se soit trompé’: Health, Sickness and Remedies in Amiens in the 1780s

Nahema Hanafi

De l’ « âge critique » à la vieillesse: le vieillissement dans les écrits du for privé féminins du XVIIIe siècle

Aurélie Chatenet-Calyste

Les maux et les remèdes d’une princesse vieillissante : Marie-Fortunée d’Este, princesse de Conti (1731-1803)

Mark Curran

The French Book Trade in Enlightenment Europe Project: An Introductory Overview

Simon Burrows

The Société typographique de Neuchâtel and the French book trade revisited, 1769-1794

Louise Seaward

The Société Typographique de Neuchâtel and the Politics of the French Book Trade

Andrew Smith

Of blood and wine: Were the Comité Régional d’Action Viticole revolutionaries, terrorists or just another groupuscule?

Daniel DeGroff

Provincial Life and the Politics of Ethnographic Display: The French Case in European Context

Christelle Gomis

L’Allemagne en 1918, une situation coloniale française?

Avner Ben-Amos

Festival and Utopia:  the Rise and Fall of a Republican Tradition

Eleanor Davey

‘A powder keg called Islam’: Michel Foucault’s support for revolutionary Iran, in a humanitarian historical context

15.45 – 16.15  Tea       OLB

16.15 – 18.00   Parallel Sessions 3

3A 3B 3C 3D
Ageing and Health 3

Chair:

The French Revolution 2

Chair:

Selfhood and Society

Chair:

Interwar Activism

Chair:

Mlle Christel Chaineaud

“La vieillesse dans la Réforme sociale (1881-1939)”

Danielle Bishop

“La vieillesse menaçante”: ageing in latter-day nineteenth century French society.

Antony Kitts

Le vieillard indigent en Haute-Normandie : entre bienfaisance publique, charité, privée et protection sociale (1793-1914)

Matthew D’Auria

The History of the Class: Bourgeois Historical Discourses before the Revolution

Kirsty Carpenter

Individual protest versus nationality and law during the French Revolution: the case of the female-authored novel

Rachel Hammersley

The English Republican Tradition and the Intellectual Origins of the French Revolution

Elizabeth C. Macknight

Nobility, Property, Inheritance

Sun-Young Park

“The Alcove has become a brothel”: the demi-monde and the construction of the bourgeois self.

Robert D. Priest

Ernest Renan from Seminary to Salon: Readings, Journeys and Networks in the Making of the Vie de Jésus, 1823-63

Tom Beaumont

Industrial Relations and Communist Culture in inter – war France: The case of the Fédération Nationale des Travailleurs des Chemins de Fer

Alison Fell

World War I nurses as ‘anciennes combattantes’ in 1920s France

18.00 – 19.00  Plenary: Elinor Accampo: Overlooked Victims of 1918: War, Pregnancy and La Grippe ‘Espagnole’

Chair: Sir Miles Irving

19.00    Reception      Beehive

20.00    Dinner       Northern Stage

Day Three: Tuesday 29 June 2010

Time Event Venue

07.45 – 09.00  Breakfast      Claude Gibb, UNN

[08.15-09.00  SSFH Committee meeting at breakfast Claude Gibb, UNN provisional time]

9.15 – 11.00  Parallel Sessions 4

4A 4B 4C 4D
Ageing and Health 4

Chair:

The Body

Chair:

History of Ideas 2

Chair:

War and the Holocaust

Chair:

Marie-Cécile Thoral

Military medicine in a colonial setting during the Napoleonic wars: French doctors in Egypt and Santo Domingo (1798-1803)

Christine Peny

Les établissements spécialisés dans le traitement des insensés en Provence occidentale (XVIIe-XVIIIe siècles)

Muriel Salle

Alexandre Lacassagne et la Verte Vieillesse : une nouvelle prise en charge médicale du vieillissement

Margaret Carlyle

Amateur Access, Curious Consumption: Women and Anatomical Education in the French Enlightenment

Luc Racaut

The World Inside Out: Inversion of the Body in 16th c. interpersonal violence

Robin Briggs

Dangerous Medicine: witchcraft and therapy in early modern France and Lorraine

Máire Cross

“Recalled to Life”: Flora Tristan across the Political Ages

Julian Wright

‘Un vieux barbe de la Commune’: time past and time future in French socialism

James Smith Allen

Freemason Women and Modern Civic Life in George Sand’s La Comtesse de Rudolstadt (1843)

Stephanie Hare

Changing Perceptions in How the French State Viewed its Role in the Holocaust, 1944-2009

Ludivine Broch

The SNCF on Trial: Judging the involvement of the French national railway in the Holocaust

Miriam Intrator

May 10, 1933: France, Germany


11.00 – 11.30  Coffee

11.30 – 13.15 Plenary Session:

Armelle Le Bras-Chopard : La thématique de la vieillesse chez Simone de Beauvoir

David G. Troyansky: “C’est la nature seule qui est coupable”: Making sense of ageing in the 19thcentury

Chair: Colin Jones

13.15 – 14.15  Lunch

14.15 – 16.00  Parallel Sessions 5

5A 5B 5C 5D
Colonies and Disease

Chair:

Cultural Geography

Chair:

Caricature and Performance

Chair:

Religious Cultures

Chair:

Thomas Dodman

The colonial disease that never quite was: nostalgia in 19th century French Algeria

Charlotte Ann Legg

The invention of  « le peuple nouveau » : médecins de colonisation and colonial sensibilities in Algeria, 1870-1914

Denis Lamaison

Echec et déraison: Deux peripheries dans le processus de mondialisation (la Guyane et La Réunion au XIXe siècle

Ralph Kingston

Demography and the map depot

Chloe Jeffries

The Touring Club de France and the making of everyday map cultures, 1880-1925

Charlotte Jelidi

Le patrimoine urbain dans les Protectorats français de Tunisie et du Maroc. Circulation des modèles, des pratiques et de la législation

Alison Moore

The Spectacular Anus of Joseph Pujol

W. Jack Rhoden

Louis-Napoléon and Soulouque: A Haïtian doppelgänger in Parisian caricature, 1848-1851

Jessica Wardhaugh

Royalism, poetry, and democracy: the strange case of Dr Pierre Corneille (1862–1945)

Jeffrey D. Burson

Reflections on the contours of theological Enlightenment in pre-revolutionary France

Sean Alexander Smith

Tension between Salvation and Survival in some missionary territories of the Congregation of the Mission.

Alison Forrestal

Vincent de Paul:  Patronage and the Making of ‘Le Grand Saint du Grand Siècle’

16.00   Tea       Courtyard                                    Departure