Archive for January, 2011

Royal Touch in Tudor England

Monday, January 24th, 2011

The Royal Touch in Tudor England: Revival and Reformation Saturday 19th February 2011 2.00 pm Stephen Brogan (Birkbeck and President of the Birkbeck Early Modern Society) Institute of Historical Research, Malet Street, Senate House WC1 Historical Association members free Visitors £3 – no need to pre-book – join as a branch member (£10 p.a.) on [...]

The History Blogging Project

Sunday, January 23rd, 2011

A new project has been launched to help postgraduate historians set up and run blogs to promote their work. Blogging technology has created new opportunities for postgraduate historians to engage with specialist and non-specialist audiences, and to demonstrate the impact of their work by creating and informing new, virtual, public spheres and spaces. While there [...]

Birkbeck EMS Event: ‘The Knot and the Pentacle’: Frances Harris, 20 Jan

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

The Society is pleased to announce the next lecture in its 2010-2011 series: 20 Jan 2011: Dr Frances Harris, ‘The Knot and the Pentacle: Sir Robert Moray and His Anglo-Scottish Networks at the Stuart Courts’, Malet St room 538, 6.30 pm. Sir Robert Moray (1608 or 1609 – 4 July 1673) was a soldier, statesman, [...]

Public Lecture: Julian Swann, ‘From the Servant of the King to the Idol of the Nation’

Saturday, January 15th, 2011

On 2 February 2011 Birkbeck’s Eighteenth Century Research Group will be hosting a public lecture by Prof. Julian Swann: ‘From Servant of the King to the Idol of the Nation: the Birth of the Politician in Eighteenth-Century France’ When? 2 February at 6pm (lecture followed by an informal drinks reception). Where? Room 629, Birkbeck, Malet [...]

Our Next Event: Dr Frances Harris, ‘The Knot & the Pentacle’

Friday, January 14th, 2011

The Society is pleased to announce the next lecture in its 2010-2011 series: 20 Jan 2011: Dr Frances Harris, ‘The Knot and the Pentacle: Sir Robert Moray and His Anglo-Scottish Networks at the Stuart Courts’, Malet St room 538, 6.30 pm. Sir Robert Moray (1608 or 1609 – 4 July 1673) was a soldier, statesman, [...]

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