Tudors and Stuarts History Weekend 13 - 14 April 2019

The momentous changes that took place in Western Europe during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries are to a large extent mirrored in the history of the British Isles under the Tudors and Stuart monarchs. Read more...

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Kings and QueensSocial HistoryChurchWar and Politics

Saturday 13 April

10:00 - 11:00
The Campden Wonder of 1662Professor Jackie Eales
There is nothing more dangerous than securityDr Astrid Stilma
Exploring Tudor Education: The King’s SchoolProfessor Paul Bennett (Guided tour)
Canterbury Cathedral Archive & Library TreasuresFawn Todd (Guided tour)
11:30 - 12:30
Anna of Kleve: Queen of SecretsAlison Weir
Musk, Amber and the Spirit of RosesProfessor Maria Hayward
Investigating Christ Church Gate and its EnvironsProfessor Paul Bennett (Guided tour)
Canterbury Cathedral Archive & Library TreasuresFawn Todd (Guided tour)
13:30 - 14:30
Elizabeth I: A Study in InsecurityDr Helen Castor
Stuart Soldier, Politician, Diplomat: The Generalship of John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough Professor Keith McLay
15:00 - 16:00
Black Tudors: Three Untold StoriesDr Miranda Kaufmann
The Human Costs of the English Civil WarsProfessor Andrew Hopper
16:30 - 17:30
The Tudor Counter-ReformationProfessor Alexandra Walsham
Jamestown: Designs, Desires, and DisastersDr Ben Marsh
18:00 - 19:00
King, Court and ChamberDr David Starkey
Early Modern MonstersDr Diane Heath

Sunday 14 April

10:30 - 11:30
The King James Bible, 1611: Crown, Church and PeopleProfessor Kenneth Fincham
Tudor Calais: a Little Piece of England OverseasDr David Grummitt
12:00 - 13:00
Thomas Wolsey: England’s Universal Cardinal?Professor Glenn Richardson
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14:00 - 15:00
‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time’: why didn’t Oliver Cromwell persecute Witches?Dr Clive Holmes
Michael Sittow: Tallinn’s finest TalentImogen Corrigan
Kings and QueensSocial HistoryChurchWar and Politics

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