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The Ninth Annual Public Lecture

8 August 2013

Prof. E. Wyn James and Prof. Bill Jones on  'Gwilym Hiraethog, John Griffith ("Y Gohebydd"), and the emancipation of American slaves' in Societies Tent 1 at the Denbighshire and District National Eisteddfod.

The Eighth Annual Public Lecture

31 March 2011

Prof. Colin H. Williams, Research Professor in the School of Welsh, Cardiff University on ‘The Office of Language Commissioner: The Welsh Model from a Canadian Perspective’.

Lecture Poster [53 KB]

The Seventh Annual Public Lecture

18 February 2010

Prof. Robert Owen Jones, Emeritus Professor in the School of Welsh, Cardiff University on "The Sociology of Welsh in Chubut — Resilience, Integration, Rediscovery".

Lecture Poster [24KB]

The Sixth Annual Public Lecture

22 May 2008

Prof. Ron Lewis, Dept of History, West Virginia University on "Welsh Coal Miners in America".

Lecture Poster [45 KB]

Fifth Annual Public Lecture

20 July 2007

Professor Michele Langfield (Deakin University, Victoria, Australia), 'Welsh Patagonians: The Australian Dimension'

Lecture Poster [22 KB]

Fourth Annual Public Lecture

24 November 2006

Dr Daniel Williams (English Department, Swansea University): 'Black Skins, Blue Books: Slavery, Translation and Victorian Wales'

Lecture Poster [22 KB]

Dr Daniel Williams

Third Annual Public Lecture

6 May 2005

Dr Jerry Hunter (Department of Welsh, University of Wales, Bangor): 'The Great and Good Work Committed to His Hands: Robert Everett and the Abolition of American Slavery'.

Dr Jerry Hunter

Second Annual Public Lecture

1 June 2004

Dr Anne Knowles (Middlebury College, Vermont, USA): 'Welsh Labor in American Iron'

Dr Anne Knowles

First Annual Public Lecture

20 May 2003

Dr Bill Jones (School of History and Archaeology, Cardiff University): ' "Raising the Wind": Emigrating from Wales to the USA in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries'

Full Text of this Lecture [154 KB]