Low Countries History

Venue: Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR, North block, Senate House unless otherwise stated

Time: Fridays 17:15

Convenors: Ulrich Tiedau (UCL), Anne Goldgar (KCL), Benjamin Kaplan (UCL), Joanna Woodall (Courtauld)

Spring Term 2017
DateSeminar details
10 February
17:15
Public Diplomacy in Early Modern Europe: Dutch Print Culture and International Relations, 1568-1648
Helmer Helmers (Amsterdam)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

24 February
17:15
The Dutch East India Company and the Atlantic (1700-1800)
Chris Nierstrasz (Rotterdam)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

10 March
17:15
‘Dutch prints and Habsburg politics at the Viceregal Court in Mexico City c. 1700’
Meredith Hale (Cambridge)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

24 March
17:15
Empire and identity: British seafarers in Amsterdam and Rotterdam during the seventeenth century
Richard Blakemore (Reading)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

Summer Term 2017
DateSeminar details
5 May
17:15
Combating Brutality and Excess in War: Lessons from the Dutch Revolt of the 1570s and 1580s
Jan Willem Honig (London)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

19 May
17:15
The Freedom of the Streets: Gender and Urban Space in early modern Holland
Danielle van den Heuvel (University of Amsterdam)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR