Earlier Middle Ages

Venues: Pollard Room N301, 3rd floor OR Peter Marshall Room N204, 2nd floor.

Both in IHR, North Block, Senate House

Time: Wednesdays 17:30

Convenors: Kate Cooper, Julia Crick, Caroline Goodson, Peter Heather, Hugh Kennedy, Rory Naismith, Alice Rio, Antonio Sennis, Rachel Stone, Alice Taylor, Alan Thacker

Postgraduate convenor: Janel Fontaine

Spring Term 2019
DateSeminar details
23 January
17:30
Augustine in Milan
Kate Cooper (Royal Holloway)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

6 February
17:30
The evolution of the term ‘Sultan’ in early Islam
Hugh Kennedy (SOAS)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

20 February
17:30
Moot, hall and court. A different approach to private justice in medieval England
Paul Hyams (Oxford/Cornell)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

27 February
17:30
New light on seventh-century Byzantine military administration in Africa
Vivien Prigent (Collège de France)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

6 March
17:30
Identifying and tracking ‘divergent histories’ in universal chronicles
Renie Choy (St Mellitus College)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

Summer Term 2019
DateSeminar details
31 May
10:00
The State of the City: Current Approaches to Urbanism in Early Medieval Italy
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR