- Sharon E. Cregier, University of Prince Edward Island
- Hugh L.A. Dunthorne, University College of Swansea
- Kit Fine, University of Michigan
- Robert M.S. Hamilton, University of Queensland
- F.H. Mares, University of Adelaide
- Frank H. Marsh, Old Dominion University
- Thomas Mautner, Australian National University
- Dougald McMillan, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
- George Perkins, Eastern Michigan University
- R. Radhakrishnan, University of Calgary
- Millard Schumaker, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario
- Ridgway F. Shinn, Rhode Island College
- IASH supports the Carlyle Conference In February and the Carlyle Centenary Lectures. In April, a conference on portraiture, to commemorate the centenary of the foundation of the Watson Gordon Chair of Fine Art, is also supported.
- Quentin Skinner presents a public lecture on The relationship between the history of ideas and intellectual history.
- The Literary Theory Group use the Institute for a series of seminars.
- A buffet lunch in June is attended by the Principal, the University Secretary and the Rector, Fr Anthony Ross.
- IASH publishes its first newsletter for former Fellows.
Lord Murray: “It seems to me to have achieved a world-wide spread of academic contacts in a wide range of subjects which is without parallel elsewhere in this country.”
WORK IN PROGRESS SEMINARS BY FELLOWS OF THE INSTITUTE:
Dr Sharon E. Creigier, “Farm Animal Ethnology: A Source Book”
Dr Hugh L.A. Dunthorne, “British Travellers in 18th Century Holland”
Mr Robert M.S. Hamilton, “Riots: meal disturbances in N.E. Scotland during the Great Famine”
Mr F.H. Mares, “‘Much Ado about Nothing’: The Range & Limits of Interpretation”
Professor Donka Minkova, “Environment for Middle English Open Syllable Lengthening”
Professor George Perkins, “Waverley”
Professor Ridgway F. Shinn, “Carmichael-Keith Correspondence on the Dissolution of 1908, Victoria”