Medieval and Tudor London

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

Time: Thursday 17.15

Convenors: Professor Caroline M.Barron, (Royal Holloway), Professor Vanessa Harding, (Birkbeck), Dr Julia Merritt, (Nottingham)

Summer Term 2017
DateSeminar details
27 April
17:15
Medieval and Tudor London 2 paper seminar
Jonathan Harris (Royal Holloway, University of London), Mark Whelan (Royal Holloway, University of London)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

4 May
17:15
Crowds & 'crisis': revisiting the problem(s) of London in the 1590s
John Walter (University of Essex)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

11 May
17:15
The ‘Before Shakespeare’ project
Callan Davies (Roehampton University), Lucy Munro (King's College London)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

18 May
17:15
London litigants in the Elizabethan Court of Star Chamber
Helen Good (Elizabethan Star Chamber project)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

25 May
17:15
Mapping new historical patterns among London’s legal inns, 1292-c. 1500
Malcolm Richardson (Louisiana State University), Gabriele Richardson (Louisiana State University)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

1 June
17:15
Sixteenth-century London churchwardens' accounts
Gary Gibbs (Roanoke College), Valerie Hitchman (University of Kent), Nikolas Georgacarakos (University of Colorado, Boulder)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

8 June
17:15
A round-table discussion to mark the publication of Caroline Barron’s collected essays
Joel Rosenthal, Martha Carlin, Matthew Davies (Birkbeck University of London)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

15 June
17:15
Broderers’ Company 1528 articles; un-gifts in later medieval London
Merridee Bailey (University of Adelaide/Oxford), Anna Boeles Rowland (University of Oxford)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

22 June
17:15
The early Girdlers’ Company; English-born foreigners in early modern London
Claire Martin (University of York), Claire Benson (University of York)
Room 349, Third Floor

29 June
17:15
Town planning in thirteenth- and fourteenth-century London: how to build an urban monastery
Nick Holder (University of Exeter)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR