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Early Modern British and Irish History

Michaelmas Term 2017

Wednesdays 5.15pm,
Graham Storey Room, Trinity Hall

Seminar details forthcoming





Gabriel Glickman,
Mark Goldie,
Arnold Hunt,
Clare Jackson,
Kate Peters,
David Smith,
Alex Walsham


Michaelmas Term 2017 programme - print version (forthcoming)



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Michaelmas Term Programme 2011

‘Ruins and remains: remembering and forgetting the dissolution of the monasteries in early modern England’

1 February                   Carys Brown (St John’s), Julie Kelsoe (Clare), and Fred Smith (Clare), ‘Historiography panel: toleration, coexistence and neighbourliness’



8 February                   Peter Marshall (Warwick), ‘Reformation on Scotland’s northern frontier: kirk and community in early modern Orkney’



15 February                 Elly Robson (Wolfson), ‘“Unles ye bee stronger then wee”: contested justice, sovereignty and violence in seventeenth-century fenland drainage riots’



22 February                 Jens Åklundh (Trinity), ‘“Admett mee again into the church”: individual and communal responses to excommunication in Restoration England’



1 March                       Jamie Trace (St Catharine’s), ‘Giovanni Botero and English political thought’



8 March                       Alice Soulieux-Evans (Wolfson), ‘“Because thou canst not walk in thy minster’s way”: cathedrals, conformity and the Church of England in the Restoration period’




New joint degrees start October 2017

Funding Notices

British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships (internal deadline, 21st August 2017)

Full information on this scheme is available on the Faculty website HERE. Although the scheme will not be opened by the British Academy (BA) until c.23rd August, institutions are directed to run internal selection competitions in advance. The relevant page of the BA website is HERE. Funding is available for early career scholars to join an institution of their choice (subject to the host’s agreement) for three years plus research expenses. The BA will award up to 45 Fellowships nationally