History seminars at the IHR

Tudor & Stuart History

Convenors: Simon Healy (History of Parliament) Prof Richard Hoyle (VCH/IHR), Prof Michael Questier (QMUL), Dr. Neil Younger (Open University), Dr. Rivkah Zim (KCL)

For enquiries relating to this seminar please contact Simon Healy: tudorstuart.seminar@gmail.com

Venues: Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Monday, 5.15pm

Autumn Term 2014
DateSeminar details
6 October Roundtable discussion on the work of Kevin Sharpe

with papers by Ken Fincham (Kent), Mark Knights (Warwick) and Peter Lake (Vanderbilt) and Andrew Hadfield

Please note:  this session begins at 15:00.  It will be followed by a drinks reception at Yale University Press, at 47 Bedford Square

20 October Did Henry VIII write 'Greensleeves'? Music at the early Tudor court

Frances Palmer (Royal Academy of Music)


'Words of high intention': Nicholas Hilliard and the art of the imprese
Julia Webb (National Portrait Gallery)

3 November England's Shibboleth? The Protestation Oath, 1641 and 1642

John Walter (Essex)

17 November The Parker Society and church history

Lori Anne Ferrell (Claremont Graduate University)

1 December Social change and the malleability of portraiture in post-Reformation England

Bob Tittler (Concordia)

15 December Robin Hood in the sixteenth century: one outlaw or several?

Richard Hoyle (VCH/IHR)