British History in the 17th Century

Sponsored by the Conrad & Elizabeth Russell Fund

Venue: Pollard Room N301, 3rd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Thursdays 17:15

Convenors: Jason Peacey (UCL), Laura Stewart (York), Justin Champion (RHUL), Ariel Hessayon (Goldsmiths), Alex Barber (Durham), Joel Halcomb (UEA), Joan Redmond (KCL), Tim Reinke-Williams (Northampton).

Autumn Term 2018
DateSeminar details
4 October
17:15
Freely telling her mind: the female voice and Covenanter polemic in Scotland
Laura Stewart (York)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

18 October
17:15
“Physicians of no value”: Biblical and anti-medical sentiments in the writings of English patients, 1600-1700
Robert Daniel (Warwick)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

1 November
17:15
Rewriting the history of dissent: an introduction to The Oxford History of Protestant Dissenting Traditions, 1559-1689
John Coffey (Leicester)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

15 November
17:15
The idea of the Saxon Republic in seventeenth-century England
Ashley Walsh (Cambridge)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

29 November
17:15
Attitudes to the imagination in early modern English science
Rob Iliffe (Oxford)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

13 December
17:15
The action of enticement: persuasion, seduction, and master-servant law
Sonia Tycko (Harvard)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR