History seminars at the IHR

Modern Religious History

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

Venue: Olga Crisp Room, 102

Time:  Wednesday, 5.15pm

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

Spring Term 2015
DateSeminar details
11 February 'The Writings of Querulous Women': Contraception, Conscience and Clerical Authority in 1960s Britain

Dr Alana Harris (Oxford)


25 February The Grand Tours and Conflicting Identities of Eighteenth-Century English Catholic Travellers: Sir Thomas Gascoigne (1745-1810) and Henry Swinburne (1743-1803)

Dr Alexander Lock (British Library)


11 March A new model of ecumenism: the practice of the Common Good in the partnership of Bishop David Sheppard and Archbishop Derek Worlock

Dr Maria Power (Liverpool)


25 March Farewell to Anglicanism: Evangelical Seceders from the Church of England 1964-76

Dr Andrew Atherstone (Oxford)