Annual General Meetings

2021 Annual General Meeting

Saturday 4 September 2021 via Zoom at 14:00 BST (GMT +1)

 

Due to continued uncertainties and popular request, we have decided to hold the AGM online again this year.

The waiting room will open at 13:30 with the AGM commencing at 14:00. Zoom invitations will be sent out to all members immediately prior to the event. After the AGM there will be a talk by Professor Maurizio Ascari. 

Members will receive a Zoom invitation on Friday 3 September. If this does not arrive please email ukburneysociety@gmail.com

Non – members are welcome at the AGM and following lectures however they will be unable to vote.

Non-members should email to request a Zoom invitation  ukburneysociety@gmail.com

Agenda items members would like to raise should be emailed to ukburneysociety@gmail.com by 20th August. 

Minutes from the 2020 AGM and the 2021 Extraordinary General Meeting will be emailed to members by 25th August 2021. 

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The 2020 Burney Society UK AGM was held online via Zoom on 3rd October 2020 at 14:00 (London: GMT +1). 

We are pleased to announce that the text of the brilliant talk which Sian Ejiwunmi-Le Berre presented after the AGM is available via the link below. The talk was on her recent BBC Radio 4 play ‘When Fanny met Germaine’. This is still available at https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/m0009yxj

Sian has kindly agreed to give us access to her studio script for  ‘When Fanny met Germaine’. Please note script is strictly copyright.

2020 AGM Talk by Sian Ejiwunmi-Le Berre

2020 AGM Draft Minutes

Constitution Revised 2019 Amended 2020

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Previous AGMs

The 2019 Burney Society UK Annual General Meeting was held after the Roundtable discussion at the 2019 Conference in Lincoln, on Wednesday 31st July at 15.45 – 17.00.  

LINKS:

2019 AGM AGENDA 

2019 AGM DRAFT MINUTES

CONSTITUTION 2013 – 2019 AGM

REVISED CONSTITUTION – as agreed at 2019 AGM

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2018 AGM

The 2018 AGM was held at Notre Dame University, 1 Suffolk Street, London on 6 October 2018 at 2.00 p.m.

After the AGM, Joseph Morrissey gave a talk on: ‘The Pleasure and Pain of Musical Accomplishment in Frances Burney’s The Wanderer.’ 

Joseph’s new book is Women’s Domestic Activity in the Romantic-Period Novel,  1779-1820 

LINKS:

2018 Agenda

2018 Minutes

Joseph Morrissey’s talk 

 

Sian Ejiwunmi-Le Berre Photo: T Messent