History seminars at the IHR

Modern British History

Convenors: Professor Sally Alexander (Goldsmiths), Professor Matthew Cragoe (University of Sussex), Dr David Feldman (Birkbeck), Margot Finn (UCL), Dr Helen McCarthy (Queen Mary), Dr Roland Quinault (Institute of Historical Research), Dr Paul Readman (King's College), Dr Emily Robinson (Sussex), Professor Pat Thane (CCBH at KCL), Professor Michael Thompson (IHR), Professor Frank Trentmann (Birkbeck).

For enquiries relating to this seminar please contact Matthew Cragoe: m.cragoe@sussex.ac.uk

Venue: Athlone Room (102), first floor, Senate House, unless otherwise stated

Time: Thursday, 5.15pm

Summer Term 2014
DateSeminar details
22 May The Circulation of Capital: Publishing and Reading Karl Marx in Britain, c. 1881-1945

Catherine Feely (Manchester)


5 June Regulation, Criminalization, and Privatization: Prostitution, Wolfenden, and the Street Offences Act of 1959

Julia Laite (BBK)


19 June 'The Biggest Man in England': The Tichborne Trial in the Victorian Visual Imagination

Jennifer Tucker (Wesleyan)

Please note:  this session takes place in room G21A, on the ground floor.