History seminars at the IHR

Archives and Society

Convenors: Jenny Bunn (University College, London), Alan Crookham (The National Gallery), Valerie Johnson (The National Archives), Jenny Haynes (The Wellcome Trust) 

For information and enquiries, please contact: Valerie Johnson (The National Archives) on valerie.johnson@nationalarchives.gsi.gov.uk

Venue: Room N304, 3rd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House


Time: Tuesdays, 5.45 pm


Some podcasts from this seminar are available online

Autumn Term 2015
DateSeminar details
27 October Provenance for the People: Using an Online Game to Explore User Attitudes to Provenance and the W3C PROV Standard

Khaled Bachour (University of Nottingham)

24 November The Micro-museums Archives Project

Fiona Candlin (Birkbeck)

8 December Collections Based Research and Knowledge Institutions: Shifting Landscapes and Case Studies

Martha Fleming (University of Reading)

Spring Term 2016
DateSeminar details
19 January TBA

2 February The May Day Rooms (Title to be confirmed)

Iain Boal and Riley Linebaugh (May Day Rooms)

1 March Panel on Scientific Archives

Various Speakers

15 March The Postcolonial Problem of Displaced Archives

James Lowry (Liverpool University Centre for Archive Studies)
Mandy Banton (Institute of Commonwealth Studies)
Vincent Hiribarren (Department of History, King’s College London)

Summer Term 2016
DateSeminar details
19 April Legal Records at Risk project

Clare Cowling ( Institute of Advanced Legal Studies)

3 May TBA

17 May TBA

31 May TBA

14 June TBA