Category Archives: Conferences

L0034616 The Radcliffe Asylum, Headington, Oxford. Engraving by J.
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The Radcliffe Asylum om Headington Hill, Oxford. Plate to: Useful information concerning the origin, nature, and purpose of the Radcliffe Lunatic Asylum, on Headington Hill, near Oxford, and the pecuniary benefits which it is able to confer upon the friends and relatives of lunatics from respectable and educated life, should their circumstances be such as to require pecuniary aid, Oxford: printed by W. Baxter, 1840
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1840 By: Joseph. FisherPublished: [1840?]

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Call For Papers: Cultures of Harm in Institutions of Care: Historical & Contemporary Perspective

This Birkbeck conference will explore the shifting political, socio-economic, cultural and medical influences that have formed and perpetuated cultures of harm in institution of care from the eighteenth century to the present. Deadline for proposals: Sunday 20 September 2015

L0034616 The Radcliffe Asylum, Headington, Oxford. Engraving by J.
Credit: Wellcome Library, London. Wellcome Images
images@wellcome.ac.uk
http://wellcomeimages.org
The Radcliffe Asylum om Headington Hill, Oxford. Plate to: Useful information concerning the origin, nature, and purpose of the Radcliffe Lunatic Asylum, on Headington Hill, near Oxford, and the pecuniary benefits which it is able to confer upon the friends and relatives of lunatics from respectable and educated life, should their circumstances be such as to require pecuniary aid, Oxford: printed by W. Baxter, 1840
Engraving
1840 By: Joseph. FisherPublished: [1840?]

Copyrighted work available under Creative Commons Attribution only licence CC BY 4.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Call For Papers: Cultures of Harm in Institutions of Care: Historical & Contemporary Perspective

This Birkbeck conference will explore the shifting political, socio-economic, cultural and medical influences that have formed and perpetuated cultures of harm in institution of care from the eighteenth century to the present. Deadline for proposals: Sunday 20 September 2015

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Symposium: The Performance and Experience of Domestic Service

London Renaissance Seminar event. Historians, literary scholars, and actors explore the relationship between the experience of servants in early modern England, and the representation of servants onstage. Saturday 18 July, 2pm -6pm.

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Symposium: The Performance and Experience of Domestic Service

London Renaissance Seminar event. Historians, literary scholars, and actors explore the relationship between the experience of servants in early modern England, and the representation of servants onstage. Saturday 18 July, 2pm -6pm.

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Conference: An Honourable Death

A one-day multidisciplinary doctoral and ECR conference on Saturday 9 May, 2015, 9.15am – 5.15pm, Birkbeck.

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Conference: An Honourable Death

A one-day multidisciplinary doctoral and ECR conference on Saturday 9 May, 2015, 9.15am – 5.15pm, Birkbeck.

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Conference: What is Radical History?

A postgraduate-led interdisciplinary conference at Birkbeck on Tuesday 24 March 2015, 9.30am – 6pm.

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Conference: What is Radical History?

A postgraduate-led interdisciplinary conference at Birkbeck on Tuesday 24 March 2015, 9.30am – 6pm.

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Call for Papers: London and the Nation

A conference sponsored by the Raphael Samuel History Centre and the London Studies Network, hosted by Birkbeck, University of London on 10 July 2015. Deadline for paper proposals: 20 March 2015

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Call for Papers: London and the Nation

A conference sponsored by the Raphael Samuel History Centre and the London Studies Network, hosted by Birkbeck, University of London on 10 July 2015. Deadline for paper proposals: 20 March 2015

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Call For Papers: Reflections on Social Change: Metamorphosis or Transformation?

Birkbeck Institute for Social Research & Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities Graduate Conference, Friday 15 – Saturday 16 May, 2015. Deadline for proposals: Tuesday 24 February, 2015.

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Call For Papers: Reflections on Social Change: Metamorphosis or Transformation?

Birkbeck Institute for Social Research & Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities Graduate Conference, Friday 15 – Saturday 16 May, 2015. Deadline for proposals: Tuesday 24 February, 2015.

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Conference: Feast or Famine in the Early Modern Period

The programme for the Birkbeck Early Modern Society Student Conference, Saturday 21 February 2015, 1 -6pm.

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Conference: Feast or Famine in the Early Modern Period

The programme for the Birkbeck Early Modern Society Student Conference, Saturday 21 February 2015, 1 -6pm.