Religious History of Britain 1500-1800

Venue: Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Tuesdays 17:15

Convenors: David Crankshaw (KCL), Kenneth Fincham (University of Kent), Andrew Foster (University of Kent), Tom Freeman (Essex), George Gross (KCL), Arnold Hunt (Cambridge), Nicholas Tyacke (UCL), Lucy Underwood (Warwick).

Autumn Term 2018
DateSeminar details
9 October
17:15
Richard Baxter reminiscent: autobiography in the Reliquiae and other writings
Eamon Duffy (Cambridge)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

23 October
17:15
'A man of stomach': Matthew Parker’s reputation
David Crankshaw (KCL)
Lambeth Palace Library, Lambeth Palace, Lambeth, London SE1 7JU

6 November
17:15
Tobie Matthew: a life in books, 1560-1628
Rosamund Oates (Manchester Metropolitan)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

4 December
17:15
‘I doe not see any Reformation possible, w[i]thout some Severity’: Laud, Wentworth and the Church of Ireland, 1633–41
Joseph Newall (Keele)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

Spring Term 2019
DateSeminar details
15 January
17:15
Putting the English Counter-Reformation on the Map: Exile, Translation and English Catholicism, 1533-1558
Frederick Smith (IHR)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

29 January
17:15
”Public Religion” in England after the Toleration Act, c. 1689-1750
Carys Brown (Cambridge)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

12 February
17:15
”The Church’s Cordiall in her Fainting Fits”: the Memorial Practices of a Presbyterian Activist at the Restoration
Ann Hughes (Keele)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

26 February
17:15
Why did Bishop Williams publish "Holy Table, Name and Thing?"
Clive Holmes (Oxford)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

12 March
17:15
The Ladies were for Burning: Women in the Marian Persecution
Thomas Freeman (Essex)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

Summer Term 2019
DateSeminar details
7 May
17:15
Episcopalians, Royalists and the Interregnum Pulpit
William White (Oxford)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

21 May
17:15
Scandal, Witness, Charity: the Cultural Role of Records for Early-Modern Catholics
Liesbeth Corens (QMUL)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

4 June
17:15
The Reconfessionalization of English Religious History, c. 1990 to the Present
Peter Lake (Vanderbilt)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

18 June
17:15
”My Father was a Yeoman”: Hugh Latimer and the Transgressive Autobiography
Susan Wabuda (Fordham)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

DateSeminar details
2 July
17:15
“Shamefully Disordered with Excessive Drinking”: Clerical Intoxication in Early-Modern England
James Brown (UEA), Tim Wales
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR