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2 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 From Le Puy to Jerusalem: Raymond of Saint-Gilles, the Auvergne, and the 'Provencal' Background of the First Crusade
Thomas Lecaque (University of Tennessee, Knoxville)
Room 103 (Senate House, first floor) 17:30 Confederate Conscription and the Issue of Gender
Patrick Doyle (Royal Holloway University of London)

3 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 Vollrath von Maltzan: A German Diplomat and 'Mischlinge' in Weimar, the Third Reich, and the Federal Republic, 1899-1967
Jean-Marc Dreyfus, (University of Manchester)
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 Puritanism and the Ten Commandments in post-Reformation England
Jonathan Willis (Birmingham)
to be confirmed 17:30 Shopping for Books in Elizabethan England: the Library of Richard Stonley (c. 1520-1600)
Dr. Jason Scott-Warren (Gonville & Caius, University of Cambridge)

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:45 Company numbers: a key resource in tracing businesses and their records.
Alex Ritchie (The National Archives)
Other 18:00 JFK's Coup Dilemma: Idealism, Military Regimes, and the Recognition Problem, 1961-1963
Jeff Michaels (KCL)

Venue: Past and Present Room 202, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

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4 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 Belgian army officer corps c. 1830-1918
Mario Draper (PhD student, Kent)
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 'Morality, and in particular justice': John Rawls and the normative turn in American ethical theory, 1955-1963
Kenzie Bok (Cambridge)
Room 103 (Senate House, first floor) 17:30 Dissident domesticity: an ethnographic conceptualist approach to house arrest and diplomatic asylum
Michal Murawski (UCL) and Khadija von Zinnenburg Carroll (artist)

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5 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:30 TBA
Laura Sandy (Keele)
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:30 German autumn or Prague Spring? The Empire in fourteenth-century political culture
Len Scales (University of Durham)

Chaired by John Sabapathy

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Room G37 (Ground Floor) 17:30 Circular 10/65, comprehensive education, and the hidden legacy of the 1944 Education Act
Professor Gary McCulloch (Institute of Education, University of London)

The Education Act of 1944 is well recognised for the direct and immediate contributions that it made to the...

Other 18:00 Constructing Post-War Britain: building workers' histories 1950-70
Dr Christine Wall (University of Westminster)

6 February 2015

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 No bookings

7 February 2015

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 No bookings

 

9 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 Gian Pietro Carafa and the reform of the Roman Church: concepts, institutions and inquisitions, 1524-1542
Andrea Vanni (York)
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:30 (Comment from Alison Carrol (Brunel), Richard J. Evans (University of Cambridge) and Peter Mandler (University of Cambridge)
Book Launch for The Rise of Heritage: Preserving the Past in France, Germany and England, 1789-1914 by Astrid Swenson (Brunel)

10 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 Learning to lead: the Admiralty and Pacific exploration in the long 18th century
Katherine Parker (University of Pittsburgh)

11 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 'The Writings of Querulous Women': Contraception, Conscience and Clerical Authority in 1960s Britain
Dr Alana Harris (Oxford)
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 Germaine de Stael and the Politics of Passions, 1789-1796
Biancamaria Fontana (Lausanne)
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:30 Refusing the Unconscious? Second Wave Feminism and Psychoanalysis
Elsa Richardson (Queen Mary UL)

12 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:30 Of Hungry Hens and Broken Bones: Gender and Obscene Humour in Sixteenth-Century St. Gallen
Carla Roth (Balliol College, Oxford)
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:30 Herbert's Hallways: Navigating the Magical, the Middlebrow and the Domestic in the London Series
Hollie Price (Queen Mary University of London)

13 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 The Netherlandishness of 16th and 17th Century British Art: the Case of Cornelius Johnson
Karen Hearn (UCL)

14 February 2015

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 No bookings

 

16 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 Material Effects: Leave-Taking and Rituals of Departure in Preparation for the Fourth Crusade
Anne Lester (University of Colorado, Boulder)

17 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 Jewish Chaplaincy and the British Armed Forces 1892-1919
Jonathan Lewis, (UCL)
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 The intellectual circle of Thomas Plume, 1630-1740
Helen Kemp (Essex)
Other 18:00 Britain and the Muslim World, 1918-1923
Heather Campbell  (QMUL)

Venue: Past and Present Room 202, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

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18 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 Goats mingling with sheep? The British army's use of civilian experts during the First World War
Aimee Fox (PhD student, Birmingham)
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 Hobbes's fool as 'hostis humani generis'
Max Jaede (St. Andrews)

19 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:30 Privacy and Community: Urban Panning for Mental Health in the American Metropolis, c. 1940-60
Ed Ramsden (QMUL)

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The Rebuilding of the South Bronx in the Late-Twentieth Century
Themis Ch...

Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:30 Documents as Art: England, France and Iberia, c.1200-1450
Jessica Berenbeim (Magdalen College, Oxford)

Chaired by David Carpenter

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20 February 2015

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21 February 2015

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Other 14:00 TBA
Elodie Duché(Warwick)

 

23 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 'Complete knowledge/Entera noticia'. The status of knowledge in the colonial politics of Philip II of Spain
Arndt Brendecke (Munich)
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:30 Death and violence in Paris during the Algerian War
Sarah Howard (Birkbeck)

24 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 Travel Writing in the Pre-Railway Age
Nat Alcock (Warwick)
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 Innovative bureaucracies: medicine in the French and British navies
Erica Charters (University of Oxford)

25 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 A new model of ecumenism: the practice of the Common Good in the partnership of Bishop David Sheppard and Archbishop Derek Worlock
Dr Maria Power (Liverpool)
Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 TBC
Timothy Hampton (Berkeley)

26 February 2015

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 No bookings

27 February 2015

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Institute of Historical Research (IHR) 17:15 Dutch Diplomacy and Trade in Rariteyten: Episodes in the History of Material Culture of the Dutch Republic
Claudia Swan (Northwestern)

28 February 2015

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 No bookings