Pacifying the past: British historical culture, 1745-1776

Pacifying the past: British historical culture, 1745-1776 British History in the Long 18th Century Seminar Paul Davis (Princeton) 25 January 2012 Pacifying the past: British historical culture, 1745-1776 This is a guest post by Paul McMenemy, one of IHR Digital’s...

Chancery Lane: politics, space and the built environment, c. 1760-1815

British History in the Long 18th Century Chancery Lane: politics, space and the built environment, c. 1760-1815 Francis Boorman (IHR) 19 October 2011   Sandwiched between the west and east ends of London, Chancery Lane was a focus point in England’s capital city and...

Cultures of Memory in Early Modern England: Round Table and Discussion

Conversations and Disputations: Discussions among Historians 17 June 2011 Kate Chedgzoy (Newcastle), Andrew Hiscock (Bangor), Alexandra Walsham (Cambridge), Andy Wood (East Anglia) Cultures of Memory in Early Modern England: Round Table and Discussion Chair: Kate...

City Rivalries and the making of modern London, 1720-1770

Metropolitan History and British History in the Long 18th Century 16 March 2011 Jerry White (Birkbeck) City Rivalries and the making of modern London, 1720-1770 In March 2011 the IHR attempted its first two live streamed seminars.  The idea for the live stream is to...