History seminars at the IHR

Metropolitan History

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

Venue: John S Cohen Room 203, 2nd floor, IHR

Time: Wednesday, 5.30pm

Archive: previous seminars

Some podcasts from this Seminar are available online

Spring Term 2015
DateSeminar details
21 January A view from the streets of early modern London; mapping political geographies with illustrated broadside ballads

Angela McShane (Royal College of Art)


4 February Charles Roach Smith and the Illustrations of Roman London (1859)

Roey Sweet (Leicester)


18 February Selling Paris: The Commerce in Real Estate in the Fin-de-siecle

Alexia Yates (Cambridge)


4 March Housing Acts: performing the pursuit of public housing

David Roberts (Bartlett)


18 March Postcarding the Capital: Representations of Ottoman Istanbul, 1890-1914

Radha Dalal (Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar)