Life-Cycles

Venue: Peter Marshall Room N204, 2nd floor, IHR, Senate House

Time: Tuesdays 17:30

Convenors: Mary Clare Martin (University of Greenwich); Tim Reinke-Williams (University of Northampton); Maria Cannon (Portsmouth); Dion Georgiou (Chichester); Simon Sleight (King’s College London); Catherine Freeman (Greenwich); Mark Rothery (Northampton); Claudia Soares (QMUL)

Autumn Term 2018
DateSeminar details
25 September
17:30
Roundtable on current research on the history of the life-cycle
Mary Harlow (University of Leicester), Jeremy Goldberg (University of York), Hannah Newton (University of Reading), Pat Thane (King's College London), Chair: Tim Reinke-Williams
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

9 October
17:30
Vaccination while you dance: persuasive press and poster promotion of the Polio vaccine to British publics, 1956-62
Hannah Elizabeth (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine), Gareth Millward (University of Warwick), Chair: Don Georgiou (KCL)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

23 October
17:30
The Life-Cycle of a Suffragist: Sarah Louise Donaldson, 1861-1950
Catherine Sloan (Oxford University), Mary Clare Martin (University of Greenwich), Robert Saunders (Queen Mary University of London)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

6 November
17:30
"I now and then feel myself rather low": Emotional wellbeing during childbirth in eighteenth-century England
Sarah Fox (University of Manchester), Chair: Maria Cannon
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

6 November
17:30
“I now and then feel myself rather low”: Emotional wellbeing during childbirth in eighteenth-century England
Sarah Fox (Manchester)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

4 December
17:30
The politicising effect of studenthood: student activism and student apathy, c. 1968-1992
Jodi Burkett (Portsmouth)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

4 December
17:30
The politicising effect of studenthood: student activism and student apathy, c. 1968-1992
Jodi Burkett (University of Portsmouth), Chair: Mary Clare Martin
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

Spring Term 2019
DateSeminar details
15 January
17:30
Life-Cycles Seminar: TBC
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

29 January
17:30
Life-Cycles Seminar: TBC
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

12 February
17:30
Life-Cycles Seminar: TBC
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

26 February
17:30
Life-Cycles Seminar: TBC
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

12 March
17:30
Life-Cycles Seminar: TBC
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

Summer Term 2019
DateSeminar details
23 April
17:30
Revolution in the stacks: 1968 and the rights of the reader
Lucy Pearson (Newcastle)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

7 May
17:30
Second birth and the spiritual life-cycle in Protestant England
Alexandra Walsham (Cambridge)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

21 May
17:30
The Irish in Lowell in the 19th Century: perspectives from grave memorials
Eileen Murphy (QUB)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

4 June
17:30
Child sexual abuse in early modern England
Sarah Toulalan (Exeter)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

18 June
17:30
Life-Cycles Seminar: TBC
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR