History seminars at the IHR

Modern Religious History

Convenors: Dr. John Maiden (Open University), and Prof. John Wolffe (Open University)

Venue: Professor Olga Crisp Room N102, IHR, 1st floor, South block, Senate House

Time:  Wednesday, 5.15pm

Participants are most welcome to join the conveners and speaker for a drink and dinner after the seminar.

Spring Term 2016
DateSeminar details
13 January Sacred and secular martyrdom in Britain and Ireland, 1914-2014

Prof John Wolffe (Open University)


27 January Carl McIntire and the making of the Christian Right: a transnational perspective

Dr Markku Ruotsila (University of Helsinki)


10 February "This is your hour": crisis, cultural renewal and a Christian intellectual circle in Britain, 1937-1949

Dr John C. Wood (Leibniz Institute of European History, Mainz)


24 February Henry Hart Milman's History of Latin Christianity

Joshua Bennett (Oxford)


9 March Dear (Reverend) Abby: negotiating Christian integrity and cultural change in postwar American-evangelical advice columns

Amber Thomas (University of Edinburgh)