Early Modern Material Cultures

Venue: Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, and Room N304, 3rd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Wednesdays,  17:15

Convenors: Spike Sweeting (V&A/RCA)

Summer Term 2018
DateSeminar details
25 April
17:15
Blackamoores: Africans in Tudor England, their Presence, Status and Origin.
Onyeka Nubia (University of Huddersfield)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

2 May
17:15
Surgically Modified Bodies of the Early Modern Period
Alanna Skuse (Wellcome Institute Fellow)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

9 May
17:15
Lutheran Material Culture. Her lecture will explore their material culture of the cult of Luther-kitsch, from 1520 to 2017
Lyndal Roper (University of Oxford )
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

16 May
17:15
Material Culture of Mourning in Shi’i Islam
Fuchsia Hart (Victoria and Albert Museum and University of Oxford)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

23 May
17:15
Sikh History represented through Art and Heritage
Gurinder Singh Mann (Sikh Museum Initiative)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR