History of Gardens and Landscapes

Sponsored by the Friends of History of Garden and Landscape Seminar

Venue: Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR, North block, Senate House unless otherwise stated

Time: Thursdays 18:00                                          

Convenors: Michael Ann Mullen, Christine Lalumia (Sotheby's Institute of Art & UCL), David Marsh, Stephen Smith

For enquiries: ihrgardenhistory@gmail.com

Autumn Term 2017
DateSeminar details
19 October
18:00
Now let me tell you about that wonderful Plant: Maud Grieve, early 20th century herbalist
Claire de Carle (Independent Scholar)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

2 November
18:00
Blanche Henery, 1903-1983, Botanical Biographer
Beryl Saitch (Independent Scholar)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

16 November
18:00
Beyond the Pale (park): Gender and Landscape in Georgian England
Bryony McDonough (University of Hull)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

30 November
18:00
The Medieval Hortus Concluses: A gendered Garden?
Liz McAvoy (Swansea University)
Room 243, Second Floor

14 December
18:00
Roundtable: Women in the Garden
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

Spring Term 2018
DateSeminar details
11 January
18:00
The London Nursery Trade in the Early 19th Century
Keith Alcorn (Royal Holloway)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

25 January
18:00
History of Gardens and Landscapes-TBC
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

8 February
18:00
History of Gardens and Landscapes-TBC
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

22 February
18:00
History of Gardens and Landscapes-TBC
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

8 March
18:00
History of Gardens and Landscapes-TBC
Room 246, Second Floor

22 March
18:00
Walled Garden/Glasshouse Technology in the Repton Era
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR