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Events 2017

Past events

Global Health Histories 103 - 'United Nations, Health Systems & UHC: histories, present & future'

Wednesday 17 January 2018

The 103rd GHH seminar focuses on 'United Nations, Health Systems and UHC: histories, present and future'

Orosius' description of the world: influence, adaptation and interpolation

Thursday 23 November 2017

Centre for Medieval Literatures Seminar

Civil War and the Collapse of the Roman West in the Third to Fifth Centuries AD

Wednesday 22 November 2017

Part of our Autumn research seminar series

Great expectations: childhood, family, and middle class social mobility in nineteenth century England

Wednesday 15 November 2017

Part of our Autumn research seminar series

William the Conqueror and the Harrying of the North 1069-70: Contexts and Perspectives

Tuesday 14 November 2017

Normans in the North Lecture Series

Whigs, Weavers and Fire-Worshippers: Irish Poetry in Translation, 1789-1817

Tuesday 14 November 2017

Centre for Eighteenth Century Studies

Fibres and Fashion in the British Industrial Revolution, 1700-1800

Tuesday 7 November 2017

Centre for Eighteenth Century Studies

Medieval Pilgrims' Books; Some Evidence, and Problems of Evidence

Tuesday 31 October 2017

Medieval Literatures and Languages Research School Seminar

Contested Inheritances, 1750-1830

Saturday 28 October 2017

Centre for Eighteenth Century Studies

The Critique of Diabolical Reason: Truth-speaking demons and bishops between Foucault and Derrida

Wednesday 25 October 2017

Part of our Autumn research seminar series

As seen on screen: From The Duchess to Poldark, the role of the historical advisor

Tuesday 24 October 2017

Merchant Adventurers’ Arts Discovery Event

Longing and disenchantment amongst some early fourteenth-century Franciscans

Wednesday 18 October 2017

Part of our Autumn research seminar series

Monastic Legacies: Memory and the Biography of Place

Tuesday 17 October 2017

York Medieval Lecture Series

Gender and Things in Pope and Austen

Tuesday 17 October 2017

Centre for Eighteenth Century Studies

Publics and Participation in Early Modern Britain

Wednesday 4 October 2017

Part of our Autumn research seminar series

Luther. The years of faith and freedom

Monday 18 September 2017

With Adriano Prosperi (Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa) and Simon Ditchfield (University of York).

University Open Day

Sunday 17 September 2017

Thinking of a History degree? Find out what makes us special!

University Open Day

Saturday 16 September 2017

Thinking of a History degree? Come and visit us!

Global Health Histories Seminar 102

Thursday 7 September 2017

Strengthening Universal Health Coverage for the fight against Anti-Microbial Resistance

Fresh Perspectives on Pilgrimage and Place

Tuesday 18 July 2017

Interdisciplinary conference to conclude major AHRC-funded project

Placeless Memories Conference

Friday 14 July 2017

Institute for the Public Understanding of the Past event exploring the nature of digital memories and identities

University Open Day

Sunday 2 July 2017

Thinking of a History degree? Come and meet us on 30 June or 2 July!

University Open Day

Friday 30 June 2017

Thinking of a History degree? Come and meet us on 30 June or 2 July!

A world that counts?

Thursday 22 June 2017

Global Health Histories Seminar 101: live broadcast from Copenhagen

Annual Aylmer Lecture

Tuesday 20 June 2017

Professor Catherine Hall on imaginative geographies of the black/white Atlantic

Objects, Stories and the Makings of Military Memory

Monday 12 June 2017

York historians lead Festival of Ideas workshop at York Army Museum

A Date With History: Did You Say Europe?

Friday 9 June 2017

York Festival of Ideas event bringing together leading French and British historians

The Uses of History in Early Modern Religious Controversies

Friday 2 June 2017

International conference concentrating on polemical interactions between Catholics and Protestants

Fraud and veracity in early modern observations of generation

Wednesday 17 May 2017

Free lecture on the difficulties of combatting fabrication and fraud in early modern science

Lines of sight: visions of Senegalese public health

Thursday 27 April 2017

Free lecture on visual ways of transmitting health knowledge in Senegal

Medieval psalters as witnesses to liturgical song

Tuesday 25 April 2017

Medieval studies lecture on the Iberian case

Promoting Potatoes in Peru and Other Tales of the Hispanic Enlightenment

Tuesday 14 March 2017

The York Centre for the Americas annual Visiting Lecture.

Lessons from the Tin Woodman

Thursday 9 March 2017

Free talk: Disability and the Posthuman

The Reformed Spaniards: Complicating Conversion in 1620s London

Wednesday 8 March 2017

Part of our Spring research seminar series

Dependent Agency in the Global Health Regime

Tuesday 7 March 2017

Free lecture on local African responses to donor AIDS efforts

General Strike and Political Imaginary in Interwar Britain

Wednesday 1 March 2017

Part of our Spring research seminar series

Masters taster event

Wednesday 1 March 2017

Interested in MA study with us? Come and find out more!

The Consecration of Ermentrude (866)

Wednesday 22 February 2017

Queenship and Carolingian Fertility: Part of our Spring research seminar series

The Amerikan Steppe

Wednesday 22 February 2017

Professor David Moon on researching American history in a transnational context

Unseen City: Travelling Psychoanalysis and the Urban Poor

Thursday 16 February 2017

Free lecture organised by the Centre for Global Health Histories

Imagining the Eighth-Century Saxon Wars in Nazi Germany

Wednesday 15 February 2017

Facts, Fictions and Counterfactuals: Part of our Spring research seminar series

Perceptions of Indian statehood in Early-modern Germany

Wednesday 8 February 2017

Part of our Spring research seminar series

Medicine & Visual Culture Research Masterclass

Wednesday 8 February 2017

Free event exploring the usefulness of "visual culture" in understanding medicine

Conversion and Confessional Identity in Nazi Germany

Wednesday 1 February 2017

The Case of Martin Niemoeller: Part of our Spring research seminar series

Centre for the Americas Interdisciplinary Workshop

Wednesday 1 February 2017

The Novel at the End of History: Donald Trump and 'Infinite Jest'

Weighing the Fog of War: The Battle of the Dogger Bank 1915

Wednesday 25 January 2017

Part of our Spring research seminar series

Japan’s role in WW1 from a military history perspective

Wednesday 18 January 2017

Part of our Spring research seminar series

'Europe' research session

Tuesday 17 January 2017

Lightining Rods interdisciplinary event

Postgraduate Virtual Open Day

Monday 21 November 2016

Join this online event, and find out more about postgraduate study with us