Economic and Social History of the Early Modern World

Venue: Room 304, 3rd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Fridays 17:15

Convenors: Julian Hoppit (UCL), Alejandra Irigoin (LSE), Anne Murphy (University of Hertfordshire), David Ormrod (University of Kent), Patrick Wallis (LSE) and Nuala Zahedieh (University of Edinburgh)

Autumn Term 2018
DateSeminar details
12 October
17:15
Lottery Lives: Gambling, Risk and the English State Lotteries, 1694-1826
James Raven (Essex)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

26 October
17:15
Quantifying the unquantifiable? Informal charity in southern Europe, seventeenth and eighteenth centuries
Julie Marfany (Durham)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

9 November
17:15
Towards Monopoly: The British Atlantic Fur Trade, 1783-1821
David Hope (Newcastle)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

23 November
17:15
Colonizing Commons in the Spanish empire
Vera S. Candiani (Princeton)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

7 December
17:15
The drowned and the drained: water politics and agrarian improvement in the northern fens, 1625-1660
Elly Robson (Cambridge)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR