History seminars at the IHR

London Group of Historical Geographers

Convenors: Ruth Craggs (King’s College London), Felix Driver (RHUL), Innes keighren (Royal Holloway University of London), Miles Ogborn (QMUL)

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

Time: Tuesday, 5.15pm

For further details, or to have your name added to our e-mail list, please contact one of the convenors. For supporting this seminar series, we are grateful to King’s, Queen Mary, Royal Holloway, Birkbeck, LSE, Open University, UCL, University of Sussex, and the IHR. Convenors: Ruth Craggs (ruth.craggs@kcl.ac.uk, King’s), Felix Driver (F.Driver@rhul.ac.uk, Royal Holloway), Innes M. Keighren (innes.keighren@rhul.ac.uk, Royal Holloway), and Miles Ogborn (m.j.ogborn@qmul.ac.uk, Queen Mary).

Some podcasts from this Seminar are available online

Autumn Term 2015
DateSeminar details
6 October 'Map-work': John Britton and the topographical imagination in nineteenth-century Britain

Stephen Daniels (Nottingham)

20 October 'And he walked from country to country': Vasilij Grigorovich Barskij's pious topographies, 1723-1747

Veronica della Dora (Royal Holloway)

3 November 'Mountains run mad': shared topographies and conflicting memories in the Dolomites

William Bainbridge (Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art)


17 November Making places, knowing lives: Joseph Banks learns Australia, 1770-1810

Jordan Goodman (UCL)

1 December Title to be confirmed

Amy Cutler (Leeds)