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), George Gross (KCL), Susan Hardman Moore (University of Edinburgh), Arnold Hunt (Cambridge), Nicholas Tyacke (UCL), Lucy Underwood (Warwick).

Autumn Term 2017
DateSeminar details
31 October
17:15
John Gerard, the Archpriest Affair, and the Construction of Memory in the English Reformation
Michael Questier
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

14 November
17:15
“The Idol of State Innovators and Republicans”: Robert Persons’s Conference about the Next Succession (1594/5) in Stuart Britain
Paulina Kewes
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

28 November
17:15
Confessional Politics, Biblical Criticism, and Hugh Broughton’s Campaign for a New English Bible (1588-1612)
Kirsten Macfarlane
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

12 December
17:15
Long Reformation in the Far North: Kirk and Culture in Early Modern Orkney
Peter Marshall
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

Spring Term 2018
DateSeminar details
9 January
17:15
1535 in 1935: Renaissance heroes or Catholic saints? English culture and the Canonization of More and Fisher
Bill Sheils
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

23 January
17:15
Lancelot Andrewes Godly Heritage: Estuary Essex and Kent, 1500-1575
Peter McCullough
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

6 February
17:15
Henry VIII and Luther: a reappraisal
David Starkey
Lambeth Palace, Lambeth, London SE1 7JU

20 February
17:15
The English Intellectual Reformation
Polly Ha
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

6 March
17:15
Thomas Cranmer in light of New Research
Ashley Null
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR