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Trinity College’s Early Modern Historians

Monday, 3 October 2016, 3 – 4pm

Trinity College’s Early Modern Historians

The Trinity Centre for Early Modern History promotes understanding of the culture, society, economy, religion, politics and warfare of early modern Europe. The Centre organises seminars, conferences and public lectures on the early modern history of Ireland, Britain and Continental Europe, as well as on relations between European and non-European states and cultures. Below is the programme of Seminars held every Monday at 5pm in the Trinity Long Room Hub.

Michaelmas Term
3 October 2016 | Trinity College’s Early Modern Historians
10 October 2016 | Mathieu Ferradou (Université Paris 1) | Irish patriots in Paris under the early French Republic (1792-1794): the boundaries of citizenship.
17 October 2016 | Timothy Murtagh (TCD) | The Politics of State Breakdown: Ireland in the Late Eighteenth Century.
24 October 2016 | David Brown (TCD) | Pirates from the Caribbean - The Sea Adventure to Ireland of 1642.
14 November 2016 | James Hanrahan (TCD) | Writing Enlightenment contemporary history: Voltaire's Précis du siècle de Louis XV.
21 November 2016 | Sarah A. Covington (Queen’s College, City University of New York), | ‘The Old Man who Lived in a Ruin: Land, Memory, and Oliver Cromwell's Afterlife in Ireland’
28 November 2016 | Rob Gorvin (TCD) | French Anglicans: a clerical network in England and Ireland c.1640-c.1680.
5 December 2016 | Brid McGrath (TCD) | Sex, lies and rigged returns: the 1634 Kerry election and its consequences.
12 December 2016 | David Dickson (TCD) | Who were the ‘cottiers’? Social class in eighteenth-century Ireland.

Hilary Term
23 January 2017 | Brian Brewer (TCD) | Quixotic Economics: Early Modern Economic Theory and Political Economy in Cervantes's Don Quixote.
30 January 2017 | Robert Appelbaum (Uppsala University) | Early Modern Terrorism: an Introduction.
6 February 2017 | William O’Reilly (University of Cambridge) | The emperor who wanted to be king. HRE Charles VI in Spain and Germany, 1685-1740.
13 February 2017 | Joel Halcomb (University of East Anglia) | The Dublin Convention of 1658 and the Fall of the Protectorate.
20 February 2017 | Aileen Douglas (TCD) | Round Hand Character: script, commerce, and nation, 1690-1750.
6 March 2017 | Alexander Wilkinson (University College Dublin) | Book History and the Digital Humanities.
13 March 2017 | Malcolm Gaskill (University of East Anglia) | Witchcraft, Emotion and Social Change in Seventeenth-Century New England.
20 March 2017 | Michael Braddick (Sheffield University) | The sufferings of John Lilburne (1615-1657): martyrology and the freeborn Englishman.
27 March 2017 | Sophie Hingst, (TCD) | One phenomenon. Three perspectives. English colonial strategies in Ireland revisited, ca. 1607- 1680.

Campus LocationTrinity Long Room Hub
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