Life-Cycles

Venue: Peter Marshall Room N204, 2nd floor, IHR, Senate House

Time: Tuesdays 17:30

Convenors: Mary Clare Martin (University of Greenwich); Tim Reinke-Williams (University of Northampton); Maria Cannon (Portsmouth); Dion Georgiou (KCL/Kent); Catherine Rose (Queen Mary University of London); and Simon Sleight (King’s College London)

Spring Term 2018
DateSeminar details
9 January
17:30
Childbirth and religious ritual in early modern London.
Emily Vine (Queen Mary University of London)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

23 January
17:30
You wouldn’t want your daughter marrying one: parental intervention in mixed race relationships in post-war Britain.
Anna Maguire (KCL)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

6 February
17:30
The lives and criminal careers of nineteenth-century juvenile offenders.
Emma Watkins (University of Liverpool)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

20 February
17:30
War widows in England, 1642-80.
Hannah Worthen (University of Hull), Stewart Beale (University of Leicester)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

6 March
17:30
Vaccination while you dance: persuasive press and poster promotion of the Polio vaccine to British publics, 1956-1962
Gareth Millward (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine), Hannah J Elizabeth (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

Summer Term 2018
DateSeminar details
24 April
17:30
‘Gender, class, religion and life-cycle: early medieval connections’
Jinty Nelson (King's College London)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

8 May
17:30
There is far too much mystery about sex’: British Catholic attitudes to sex education after the Second World War
Alana Harris (King's College London)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

22 May
17:30
'Ireland's forgotten women: exploring the experience of widows in 1960s’ women's magazines'.
Ciara Meehan (University of Hertfordshire)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

5 June
17:30
Thatcherism: ideological project, statecraft, or messy compromise?
Hugh Pemberton (University of Bristol)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

19 June
17:30
Roundtable on Childhood and Youth
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR