Metropolitan History

Venue: John S Cohen Room N203, 2nd floor, North block, Senate House

Time: Wednesdays 17:30

Convenors: Matthew Davies, Richard Dennis, Carlos Lopez Galvis, Dr Mark Merry, Dr Peter Jones

Spring Term 2018
DateSeminar details
10 January
17:30
'Chiswick’s ‘phony’ Improvement Commission, Bazalgette, and the sewers that never came’
Tracey Logan (Leicester)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR

24 January
17:30
‘Neighbourhood, city and region: social networks on the margins of late medieval London’
Charlotte Berry (IHR)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR

7 February
17:30
‘Housing crisis: home and identity in nineteenth-century London’
Lisa Robertson (Warwick)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR

21 February
17:30
“From dusky lane and foetid alley to open, bright Canadian field”: anti-urban discourse and its role in late nineteenth-century child emigration programmes’
Sarah Wise (Independent)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR

7 March
17:30
'Law, touch, and London fog: making sense in the Police Court, c.1870-1952'
Simeon Koole (Bristol)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR