History seminars at the IHR

Metropolitan History

Convenors: Professor Matthew Davies, Professor Richard Dennis, Dr Carlos Lopez Galvis, Dr Tom Hulme.

Venue: John S Cohen Room 203, 2nd floor, IHR, unless otherwise stated.

Time: Wednesday, 5.30pm

Archive: previous seminars

Some podcasts from this Seminar are available online

Spring Term 2016
DateSeminar details
20 January 'Richard Smyth of London, 1590-1675: a quiet life in a turbulent century?

Vanessa Harding (Birkbeck)


3 February The City as Phoenix: ruination and recovery in 20th-century Tokyo

Mark Pendleton (Sheffield)


17 February Only a local affair'? Local identities and communities in London's Boer War Carnivals of 1900

Dion Giorgiou (QMUL)


2 March Performing propaganda: music and national identity in Paris and London, 1914-1918

Rachel Moore (Oxford)


16 March Material Methodism, London 1851-1932

Ruth Slatter (UCL)