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: Dr Jason Peacey (UCL): Dr Laura Stewart (Birkbeck): Professor Justin Champion (RHUL): Dr Ariel Hessayon (Goldsmiths)

Spring Term 2017
DateSeminar details
12 January
17:15
A Water Bawdy House: Women and the Navy in the British Civil Wars
Elaine Murphy (Plymouth)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

26 January
17:15
“How is England become a Widow?”: The representation of widows in print during the Civil Wars
Hannah Worthen (Leicester)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

9 February
17:15
The principle of life: The heart in nonconformist religious experience, c.1640-1700
Finola Finn (Durham University)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

23 February
17:15
Conscience, obedience and British royalism
Calum Wright (Birkbeck)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

9 March
17:15
The Print that Binds: official print and personal record keeping in seventeenth-century England
Frances Maguire (York)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

23 March
17:15
Civic Practice, Parliamentarian Thought and the Politics of Citizenship in London, c.1642-1653
Elliot Vernon
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR