Society, Culture & Belief, 1500-1800

Sponsored by Mark Storey

Venue:  John S Cohen Room N203, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House unless otherwise stated

Time: Thursdays 17:30

Convenors: Laura Gowing (KCL), Kate Hodgkin (University of East London), Michael Hunter (Birkbeck), Brodie Waddell (Birkbeck), Rosalind Carr (University of East London), Kat Hill (Birkbeck), Eva Johanna Holmberg (Queen Mary).

Spring Term 2019
DateSeminar details
17 January
18:00
Street food: hawkers and urban space in early modern London
Charlie Taverner (Birkbeck)
Room 102 of Birkbeck’s Clore Management Centre, 27 Torrington Square, London, WC1E 7JL

14 February
18:00
Law, oppression and the politics of "ignorant country people" in eighteenth-century Northumberland
Molly Corlett (KCL)
Room 402 in the main Birkbeck Building, entrance at Torrington Square, London, WC1E 7JL

14 March
18:00
Vive mon peuple: royal travel, ritual, and emotion in eighteenth century France
Anne Byrne (Birkbeck)
Room 402 Birkbeck main building, Torrington Square, London, WC1E 7JL

Summer Term 2019
DateSeminar details
25 April
18:00
‘To retayn this out of the blank of oblivion’: minority Catholic counter-archives, commemoration, and community
Liesbeth Corens (QMUL)
Room G16 Birkbeck main building, Torrington Square, London, WC1E 7JL

9 May
17:30
Occupational identities, livery companies and the fashion trades in early modern London
Sarah Birt (Birkbeck)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR