History seminars at the IHR

European history 1150-1550

Convenors: Professor John Arnold (Birkbeck), Dr Alixe Bovey (Courtauld), Professor David Carpenter (KCL), Dr Joe Canning, Professor David d'Avray (UCL), Dr Serena Ferente (KCL), Dr Bronach Kane (Bath), Dr Sophie Page (UCL), Dr Eyal Poleg (QMUL), Professor Miri Rubin (QM), Dr John Sabapathy (UCL), Dr Alex Sapoznik (KCL), Dr Alice Taylor (KCL), Dr Cornelia Linde (German Historical Institute)

For enquiries relating to this seminar please contact David Carpenter: david.carpenter@kcl.ac.uk

Time:  Thursdays, 17:30

Venue:  Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR, North block, Senate House unless otherwise stated

All are welcome!

Spring Term 2016
DateSeminar details
14 January Observations on English Accounts of the battle of Bouvines

Dominique Barthelemy (Sorbonne)

Chair: David Carpenter


28 January Annotations and Rhetoric: Reading Imitatio Christi in 15th century England

David Harrap (PhD, QMUL)

Interpreting the Episcopal Corpse in Medieval England
Katherine Harvey (Wellcome Postdoc, BBK)


11 February Insolita sed grata: Making Time Musical, 1321 - c. 1500

Matthew Champion (St Catz, Cambridge)


25 February Access to justice: villagers in the royal courts in the fourteenth century

Chris Briggs (Cambridge)


10 March Eschatology, war, and peace. Of Christ's armies, Antichrist, and the End of Times between ca. 1095 and ca. 1170

Philippe Buc (Vienna)

Venue: Court Room, 1st floor, South block, Senate House