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.

For enquiries relating to this seminar please contact Caroline Goodson: c.goodson@bbk.ac.uk

Venue: Wolfson Room II, in the basement, unless otherwise indicated in the programme

Time: Wednesday, 5.30pm

Summer Term 2015
DateSeminar details
29 April History, Science and Miracle in Bede

Eoghan Ahern (Cambridge)

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


6 May The Destruction of the Kaaba, and the Grammar of the House - an architectural history

Simon Omeara (SOAS)

Venue: Room 349, 3rd floor, South block, Senate House


13 May 'The Way of the Crowd': Cult and Ritual Conflict in the Pataria of Eleventh-Century Milan

James Norrie (Oxford)


20 May The Dark Age of Herodotus: Shards of a Fugitive History in Medieval Europe

Scott Bruce (Boulder) 


27 May Status and Satire: 'Professional' Women in Early Medieval Ireland

Helen Oxenham