European History 1150-1550

Venue: Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Thursdays 17:30

Convenors: David Carpenter (KCL), Matthew Champion (Birkbeck), Johanna Dale (UCL), David d'Avray (UCL), Serena Ferente (KCL), Andrew Jotischky (RHUL), Patrick Lantschner (UCL), Cornelia Linde (German Historical Institute), Sophie Page (UCL), Eyal Poleg (QMUL), Miri Rubin (QMUL), John Sabapathy (UCL), Alex Sapoznik (KCL), Alice Taylor (KCL), Marie Legendre (SOAS)

Autumn Term 2017
DateSeminar details
5 October
17:30
Pretenders and returners: Dynastic imposters in the Middle Ages
Robert Bartlett (University of St Andrews)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

19 October
17:30
Hunting at the court of King John of England
Hugh Thomas (Miami College of Arts and Sciences)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

2 November
17:30
European History 1150-1550 2 paper event
Daisy Livingston (School of Oriental and African Studies), Martin Hall (Royal Holloway University of London)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

16 November
17:30
Trust and authority: Pragmatic literacy and communication in the royal towns of medieval Hungary
Katalin Szende (Central European University)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

30 November
18:00
The Creighton Lecture 2017. Strangers in Medieval Cities
Miri Rubin (Queen Mary University of London)
IHR Wolfson Conference Suite, NB01/NB02, Basement, IHR

14 December
17:30
The rise of administrative lordship in medieval Flanders: New perspectives
Jean-François Nieus (University of Namur)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

Spring Term 2018
DateSeminar details
11 January
17:30
Trustworthy men: How inequality and faith made the medieval church
Ian Forrest (University of Oxford)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

25 January
17:30
Government and inquests from Philip Augustus to the last Capetians
Marie Dejoux (Pantheon-Sorbonne University Paris1)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

8 February
17:30
European History 1150-1550 2 paper event
Anaïs Waag (King's College London), Cecil Reid (Queen Mary University of London)
Room 243, Second Floor

22 February
17:30
Petrifying wealth: The southern European shift to masonry as collective investment in identity, c. 1050-1300
Ana María Rodríguez López (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

8 March
17:30
Observing Religion: High medieval religious movements and their polemical vocabularies
Sita Steckel (University of Münster)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR