History seminars at the IHR

Religious History of Britain 1500-1800

Convenors: David Crankshaw (KCL), Liz Evenden (Harvard University), Kenneth Fincham (University of Kent), Andrew Foster (University of Kent), Tom Freeman (University of Essex), Susan Hardman Moore (University of Edinburgh), Arnold Hunt (British Library), Nicholas Tyacke (UCL)

Venue: Wolfson Room II, IHR basement, unless otherwise noted in the programme, below.

Time: Tuesday, 5.15pm

Summer Term 2015
DateSeminar details
5 May 1077 and all that: Gregory VII in English Protestant historiography

Dr Tom Freeman (University of Essex)


19 May The Covenantal Imaginary in sixteenth-century Protestant thought

Susan Felch, (Calvin College)


2 June 'Naked Gospel' or clothed Christianity: polemic of Primativism in late seventeenth-century England

Paul Lim (Vanderbilt)


16 June 'Fractures well cur'd': repentance and medical discourse in Herbert's Temple and in seventeenth-century preaching

Clarissa Chenovick (Fordham)


30 June Stranger than fiction in the archives: the trial and execution of William Cowbridge in 1538

Susan Royal (York)