Wednesday 11 October 2017, 5.30PM
Department of History Research Seminars, Autumn 2017
Emily Robinson will talk about 'The Beautiful and The Sublime: The Emotional Politics of Conservatism in Mid Twentieth-Century Britain, chaired by Lawrence Black. The event will be followed by drinks in the History Department.
Everyone is welcome to attend this free event - no tickets are required.
This event is part of the Department of History's Autumn 2017 research seminar series. The department runs a lively and diverse programme of seminars during the Autumn and Spring term each year (usually from Week 2 to Week 9).
|Full programme for this season:|
Laura Stewart (York): Publics and Participation in Early Modern Britain
|Emily Robinson (Sussex): The Beautiful and The Sublime: The Emotional Politics of Conservatism in Mid Twentieth-Century Britain|
|18 October (week 4)||John Sabapathy (UCL): Longing and disenchantment amongst some early fourteenth-century Franciscans|
|25 October (week 5)||Guy Halsall (York): The Critique of Diabolical Reason: Truth-speaking demons and bishops between Foucault and Derrida|
|1 November (week 6)||
Claire Judde de Larivière (Toulouse II): Popular Politics and “Ordinary Politicization”: Were Ordinary People Political Actors? The Case of Sixteenth-Century Venice
|8 November (week 7)||Raghav Kishore (York): Imagining the World Health Organisation’s ‘South East Asia Region’ (SEARO): Between Global Politics and Nationalist Designs, 1946-48|
|15 November (week 8)||Christina de Bellaigue (Oxford): Great expectations: childhood, family, and middle class|
|22 November (week 9)||Adrastos Omissi (Glasgow): Civil War and the Collapse of the Roman West in the Third to Fifth Centuries AD
Location: The Treehouse, Berrick Saul Building (University of York)