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Trinity College Dublin Centre for Early Modern History
Research Seminar Series 2016-17

Seminars take place at 5.00pm on Mondays in the Neill/Hoey Lecture Theatre in the Long Room Hub building, Trinity College. All are welcome.

Hilary Term

23rd January Brian Brewer (TCD), Quixotic Economics: Early Modern Economic Theory and Political Economy in Cervantes's Don Quixote.
30th January Robert Appelbaum (Uppsala University), Early Modern Terrorism: an Introduction.
6th February William O'Reilly (University of Cambridge), The emperor who wanted to be king. HRE Charles VI in Spain and Germany, 1685-1740.
13th February Joel Halcomb (University of East Anglia), The Dublin Convention of 1658 and the Fall of the Protectorate.
20th February Aileen Douglas (TCD), Round Hand Character: script, commerce, and nation, 1690-1750.
27th February Reading Week (no seminar)
6th March Alexander Wilkinson (University College Dublin), Book History and the Digital Humanities.
13th March Malcolm Gaskill (University of East Anglia), Witchcraft, Emotion and Social Change in Seventeenth-Century New England.
20th March Michael Braddick (Sheffield University), The sufferings of John Lilburne (1615-1657): martyrology and the freeborn Englishman.
27th March Sophie Hingst, (TCD), One phenomenon. Three perspectives. English colonial strategies in Ireland revisited, ca. 1607- 1680.

For further details of the TCD Centre for Early Modern History, please visit our website.


Last updated 7 March 2017 History (Email).