History seminars at the IHR

Earlier Middle Ages

Convenors: Stephen Baxter, Julia Crick, David Ganz, Caroline Goodson, Peter Heather, Hugh Kennedy, Alice Rio, Antonio Sennis, Alice Taylor, Jinty Nelson, Dionysios Stathakopoulos, Alan Thacker.

Venue: The Torrington Room, 104, Senate House, first floor, unless othrwise noted in the programme, below

Time: Wednesday, 5.30pm

Summer Term 2014
DateSeminar details
7 May Early medieval charters and landscape: Genoa and Milan compared

Ross Balzaretti (Nottingham)

Venue:  Bedford Room, G37, Ground floor, Senate House


14 May The Head of St John the Baptist: Byzantium and the circulation of relics in the early middle ages

Georges Kahzan (Oxford)

Venue: Bedford Room G37, Ground floor, Senate House


21 May Blended and Extended Families in Carolingian Charters

Julie Hofmann (Shenandoah/KCL)


28 May Carolingian emperors as sportsmen

Achim Hack (Jena)


4 June The study of early medieval manuscripts 1929-1947

David Ganz (Notre Dame / Cambridge)

Venue:  Bedford Room, G37, Ground floor, Senate House