2014

Past events

Medieval Autographs, Holographs and Contemporary Copies: Methods and Discoveries

Friday 5 December 2014

White Rose Consortium Palaeography Training Workshop

Cathedral Libraries and Archives in the British Isles

Wednesday 2 July 2014

The 13th York Manuscripts Conference, 2-4 July 2014

RICHARD III SERIES: Richard III: Reputation and Reality

Tuesday 11 March 2014

Professor Tony Pollard (Teesside University) discusses the reputation and reality of Richard III.

YORK MEDIEVAL SEMINAR SERIES: The Texture of Perception: The Dark Art of Poetry

Tuesday 4 March 2014

Professor Vincent Gillespie (Oxford) discusses the 'dark art' of poetry.

RICHARD III SERIES: Richard III and the Middleham Jewel

Tuesday 18 February 2014

Dr Kate Giles (York) discusses the Middleham Jewel.

The Writing of History in Twelfth-century Worcester

Tuesday 11 February 2014

Dr David Woodman (Cambridge) discusses the writing of history in twelfth-century Worcester.

'The West Saxon Conquest of Viking England (c. AD 910-950) in the Light of Recent Hoards'

Tuesday 4 February 2014

Dr Gareth Williams discusses the West Saxon Conquest of Viking England (c. AD 910-950) in the light of recent hoards.

Universal Chronicles in the High Middle Ages

Friday 24 January 2014

The second of 2 workshops

Hainault versus England: the York Riots of June 1327

Thursday 23 January 2014

Richard Barber explores the background to the great battle in the streets of York between the English archers and the squires from the duchy of Hainault in Edward III's army on his first campaign against Scotland, using an eyewitness account.