British History in the Long 18th Century

Sponsored by Mark Storey

Venue: Pollard Room N301, IHR,  North block, Senate House

Time: Wednesdays 17:15

Convenors: Arthur Burns (King’s College London); Penelope J. Corfield (Royal Holloway, London); Margot Finn (University College London) Amanda Goodrich (Open University); Tim Hitchcock (University of Sussex); Sarah Lloyd (University of Hertfordshire); with post-doctoral convenor Sally Holloway (Historic Royal Palaces); and PhD student convenor Joseph Cozens (University of Essex)

Seminar Administrator: Gillian Williamson (gswilliamson@virginmedia.com)

Summer Term 2017
DateSeminar details
26 April
17:15
Corruption in the Long Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries
Mark Knights (Warwick University)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

10 May
17:15
Pen over Plough: Rethinking Agricultural Books, Knowledge and Labour, 1660-1800
James Fisher (King’s College London)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

24 May
17:15
Aristocratic Amateur Drama in the Long Eighteenth Century: Private Theatricals and Public Personae
Judith Hawley (Royal Holloway, London University)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

7 June
17:15
“Everlastingly joining frends together on the canvace”: Kinship and Eighteenth-Century Portraiture
Kate Retford (Birkbeck College, London University)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR