British History in the 17th Century

Sponsored by the Conrad & Elizabeth Russell Fund

Venue: Pollard Room N301, 3rd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Thursdays 17:15

Convenors: Jason Peacey (UCL), Laura Stewart (York), Justin Champion (RHUL), Ariel Hessayon (Goldsmiths), Alex Barber (Durham), Joel Halcomb (UEA), Joan Redmond (KCL)

Autumn Term 2017
DateSeminar details
28 September
17:15
The patriarchal republic: Local officeholding in early modern England
Jonah Miller (King's College London)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

12 October
16:00
Special event to mark the retirement of Professor Justin Champion
Mark Goldie (Cambridge), Michael Braddick (Sheffield), Robert Iliffe (Oxford), Charlotte Young (RHUL)
Torrington Room 104, First Floor

26 October
17:15
Loyalty is “in this age called High Treason”: The politics of propaganda and the law in Interregnum England
Katherine Gail Lazo (Vanderbilt University)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

9 November
17:15
Welsh, Scottish and Irish migration to London, 1600-1700
Tim Reinke-Williams (University of Northampton)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

23 November
17:15
From common to courtroom: contested ideas of justice, sovereignty and violence in fen drainage disputes, 1626-1660
Elly Robson (University of Cambridge)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

7 December
17:15
A tragicomedy of peace: Barclay’s Satyricon and European politics in the early seventeenth century
Matthew Growhoski (Vanderbilt University)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR