History seminars at the IHR

Parliaments, Politics and People

Convenors: Robin Eagles (History of Parliament), Paul Hunneyball (History of Parliament), Kathryn Rix (History of Parliament), Stephen Roberts (History of Parliament), Emma Peplow (History of Parliament) 

Venue: Past & Present Room 202, 2nd floor, IHR, North block

Time: Tuesday, 5.15pm

Enquiries should be directed to Paul Hunneyball, at the History of Parliament: p.hunneyball@histparl.ac.uk  

Spring Term 2016
DateSeminar details
19 January 'Big data' and the analysis of parliamentary and platform speeches, 1880-present

Luke Blaxill (Hertford College, Oxford)

2 February Dublin, Westminster, and appellate jurisdiction in early modern Ireland

Coleman Dennehy (University College, Dublin)

16 February 'United under one roof, though separated by different arches and mouldings': representing the Union in the Central Lobby mosaics, 1847-1924

James Ford (University of Nottingham)

1 March Sex, lies and rigged returns: the Kerry election of 1634 and its consequences

Brid McGrath (Trinity College, Dublin)

15 March Church, State and Parliament in the late 18th century, in the Martyrdom sermons of 30 January

Jason Frost (University of Westminster)