History seminars at the IHR
Studies of Home
Convenors: Professor Alison Blunt (Queen Mary) and Eleanor John (The Geffrye - Museum of the Home)
Co-Convenors: Victor Buchli (UCL), Jane Hamlett (RHUL), Sara Pennell (Roehampton)
Venue: Torrington room, 104, Senate House, South Block, unless otherwise shown in the programme below.
Time: Wednesday, 5.30pm
Website: Seminar group home page (opens in a new window)
We are grateful to the Geffrye - Museum of the Home, Queen Mary, Royal Holloway, SOAS, UCL and the IHR for supporting this series.
At home in the institution: material life in lunatic asylums, lodging houses and schools in Victorian and Edwardian England
Jane Hamlett (RHUL)
Miracles in the Italian Renaissance home
Mary Laven (University of Cambridge)
Please note: this session has been moved to the Senate Room, on the first floor of Senate House.
Hanging exoticism: Chinese wallpapers and English imitations in the eighteenth-century home
Clare Taylor (Open University)