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 (Birkbeck), 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)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

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
Tbc
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