IHR diary

Below are the events happening at the IHR for forthcoming week.

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Monday 26 January

Venue Time Details
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 Execution Ballads in Early Modern France
Una McIlvenna (QMUL)
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 'In the time of her adversity': English bishops' wives, 1549-1559
Rachel Basch (RHUL)

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Catholic wives and daughters of the aldermen of London, c. 1580-1630
Ioan...

Peter Marshall Room, 204 17:15 Globalisation, the Cold War, and the Decolonisation of the Insular Empire of the United States
A. G. Hopkins (Cambridge and Austin)
Olga Crisp Room, 102 17:15 URBAN CINEMAGOING IN INTERWAR BRITAIN


Patriotism, Pathos and Pride: Interwar Cinema-going in the Naval Port Town of Portsmouth

Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:30 Informal internationalism: networks and mediators in the French anarchist movement, 1880-1914
Constance Bantman (University of Surrey)

Tuesday 27 January

Venue Time Details
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 'Captain Cook, Pyrotechnist'
Simon Werrett (University College London)
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 Anglesey Almshouses
Sylvia Pinches (VCH Herefordshire)
Wolfson Room II (NB02) 17:15 Italian Propaganda in the First World War
Stefano Marcuzzi (Oxford University)
Past & Present Room, 202 17:15 Electoral politics in an age of uncertainty: the case of 'Winchester Man' 1830-1880
Richard Aldous (University of Winchester)
Peter Marshall Room, 204 17:30 Convict Labour in Late Colonial- and Post-Colonial Latin America (ca. 1765-1898)
Christian de Vito (Leicester/IISH)

Abstract: What were the functions of convict labour in late 18th- and 19th centuries Latin America and the ...

Room 103 (Senate House, first floor) 18:00 The De-Naturalization of Sexuality in 21st Century Psychology
Peter Hegarty (Surrey)

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Wednesday 28 January

Venue Time Details
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 The Young Engels, English Socialism, and Utopia
David Leopold (Oxford)
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:30 Sex, Psychopathy and War: Psychoanalysis and Mid-twentieth Century Ideas about 'Personality Disorder'
David Jones (University of East London)
Peter Marshall Room, 204 17:30 Panel: 'New research on popular and everyday culture in Eastern Europe in socialist times'


The Socialist Nerd: Youth, Ideology and Cultured Life in Late Socialist Romania
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Wolfson Room II (NB02) 17:30 Small wars in faraway places under the emperor Honorius
George Woudhuysen & Graham Barrett (Oxford)
John S Cohen Room, 203 17:30 Localising the Global: Industrial Schools in Missionary Discussion, British India, 1880s-1940
Arun Kumar (Centre for Modern Indian Studies, University of Gottingen)
Other 18:30 Remapping Survival: Jewish Refugees and Rescue in Soviet Central Asia, Iran and India
Professor Atina Grossmann, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York

Venue: Great Hall, British Medical Association House, Tavistock Square, London, WC1H ...

Thursday 29 January

Venue Time Details
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 The Persian Sofi at the Medici court: magi, merchants and 'cavalieri'
Mahnaz Yousefzadeh (New York University)

Joint seminar with European History 1150-1550 Seminar

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Peter Marshall Room, 204 17:15 'A female politician'?: The career of Mary Catherine Stanley, Countess of Derby (1824-1900)
Dr Jennifer Davey (UEA)
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:30 The Ambivalent Glance: Ceremonies of Remembrance in 1920s British Cinema
Lawrence Napper (King’s College London)
Room 103 (Senate House, first floor) 17:30 'Shall we be Mexicanized?': Images of the Diaz Dictatorship in U.S. Republican Political Discourse, 1876-1884
Alys Beverton (UCL)
Wolfson Room II (NB02) 17:30 New directions in penal history: comparative and global approaches
Clare Anderson (Leicester) and Hilary Marland (Warwick)

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Friday 30 January

Venue Time Details
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 Audacity and compromises: Arabic Studies in Utrecht in the early eighteenth century
Alastair Hamilton (Warburg)
John S Cohen Room, 203 17:15 Experiencing the French Liberalisation Experiment in Tours, 1763-1775
Daisy Gibbs (UCL)

The paper deals with the national integration of the French economy in the eighteenth century. I have tried...

Wolfson Room II (NB02) 17:30 Law, society, and culture in late-medieval England: three problems; three questions
Tom Johnson (Birkbeck College)

Saturday 31 January

Venue Time Details
John S Cohen Room, 203 14:00 'I am become more desperately military than most things existing': War, Masculinity and Sociability on the Grand Tour, 1700-1780
Sarah Goldsmith (York)