The Fireplace Series
The Fireplace Series
A Room of One’s Own: Liberation and Confinement in the Single Room

Recorded:  March 27 2018

Speakers: Leslie Topp (Principal’s Development Fund International Visiting Scholar, Head, Department of History of Art, Reader in History of Architecture, Birkbeck, University of London) and Lisa Guenther (Professor, Department of Philosophy).

Leslie Topp and Lisa Guenther consider spaces of incarceration and seclusion within institutions both historical and contemporary, focusing on the contexts, practices and possibilities of confinement. Sponsored by the Faculty of Arts and Science and the Queen’s University Library.
 Moderated by Allison Morehead, Associate Professor of Art History and Cultural Studies.

Fireplace Series: Leslie Topp, Lisa Guenther
Fireplace Series: Leslie Topp, Lisa Guenther

Series Credits

Series Coordinator: Dr. Laura Jean Cameron, Department of Geography and Planning
Assistant Coordinator:  Claudia Hirtenfelder, PhD candidate, Department of Geography and Planning
Podcast recording and editing: Dr. Matt Rogalsky, DAN School of Drama and Music

Thank you to the FAS and Queen’s Library for supporting the podcast series with special thanks to Barbara Crow, Martha Whitehead, Lindsey Fair, Jacquie Jameson, Heather McMullen, Jennifer Amos, Nancy Petri, Kate Clarke, and Jill Phillips
Photographs: Katherine Kopiak and Matt Rogalsky
Music: Marjan Mozetich
Podcast Assistance: Dinah Jansen, Matt Shepherd, Lyn Chen