Society, Culture & Belief, 1500-1800

Sponsored by Mark Storey

Venue:  John S Cohen Room N203, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House unless otherwise stated

Time: Thursdays 17:30

Convenors: Laura Gowing (KCL), Kate Hodgkin (University of East London), Michael Hunter (Birkbeck), Brodie Waddell (Birkbeck), Rosalind Carr (University of East London)

Spring Term 2017
DateSeminar details
19 January
17:30
The Creation of “Book-Farming”:
James Fisher (King’s College London)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR

19 January
17:30
Creation of “Book-Farming”: Appropriating Agricultural Knowledge in 17th & 18th-Century England
James Fisher (King's College London)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR

16 February
17:30
The Company of Inmates:
Richard Thomas Bell (Stanford University)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR

16 February
17:30
The Company of Inmates: Collective Identity and Self-government in the 17th-century London Prison
Richard Thomas Bell (Stanford University)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR

16 March
17:30
Making a Record of the Self:
Jennifer Bishop (Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR

16 March
17:30
Individual Stories & Collective Histories in the Archives of London Livery Companies, c.1540-1660
Jennifer Bishop (Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR

Summer Term 2017
DateSeminar details
11 May
17:30
Shamefully Disordered with Excessive Drinking: Clerical Intoxication in Early Modern England
Tim Wales (University of East Anglia), James Brown (University of East Anglia)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR