Early Modern Europe Seminar Series at the IHR

European History, 1500-1800

Convenors:
Philip Broadhead, Peter Campbell, Filippo de Vivo, John Henderson, Julian Swann, Roger Mettam

The Seminars will be held on Mondays at 17.00 in the Low Countries Room of the Institute of Historical Research (University of London), Senate House, Malet Street, LONDON WC1E 7HU.

Building on last year’s success the seminars will again place a special emphasis on comparison, roughly every other session, in order to encourage greater discussion from a wider audience.

Autumn 2008 Seminars
13 October
Jerôme Loiseau (Dijon)
‘The Gentleman of Burgundy and Obedience to the King (1602-1715)’

27 October
comparative
Professor Sam Cohn (Glasgow)
‘Plague in the Sixteenth Century: The Distinctiveness of Italy’

10 November
Dr Cordula Van Whye (York)
‘Representing Religious Dress in Early Modern Spain’

8 December
comparative
Professor Evelyn Welch (QMUL) and Dr Ulinka Rublack (Cambridge)
‘Dressing Early Modern Europe: A Comparative Approach’