Tudor & Stuart History

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

Time: Mondays 17:15

Convenors: Amy Blakeway (Kent), Simon Healy (History of Parliament), Richard Hoyle (Reading), Michael Questier (Durham), Neil Younger (Open University), Rivkah Zim (KCL)

Autumn Term 2017
DateSeminar details
16 October
‘Stealth tax? The origins of the English excise, c.1585-1640’
Simon Healy (History of Parliament)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

30 October
‘Parliament, Convention, War and Politics in the personal rule of James V’
Amy Blakeway (Kent)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

13 November
(‘Till God grant a time of perfect reformation’: Archdeacon Robert Johnson, education and the formation of a puritan network, c.1560-1591’) and (‘Material culture and Catholic opposition in England 1558-1640’)
Holly Harrod (Open University), Sarah Johanesen (KCL)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

27 November
‘The world according to Sir William Monson: Catholics, historical memory and the Personal Rule of Charles I’
Michael Questier (Durham)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

11 December
Christopher Thompson: ‘Robert Rich, 2nd Earl of Warwick and the county of Essex, 1629-1640’
Christopher Thompson (Durham)
Room 246, Second Floor