Thursday 17 May
Stephen Church (University of East Anglia)
‘ 1185: an English perspective’
Long Room Hub , Trinity College, 7pm
Professor Church’s research concentrates on issues surrounding kingship and the exercise of royal power in the twelfth century, particularly in relation to King John of England. His many publications in this area include The Household Knights of King John, ( Cambridge, 1999), King John . New interpretations (Woodbridge, 1999) and most recently an article on the last days of the reign in English Historical Review (2010). He has also published translations of key texts for the study of medieval English political and institutional history such as Dialogus De Scaccario: The Dialogue of the Exchequer, and Constitutio Domus Regis: the Disposition of the Royal Household (Oxford, 2007).
For further information about the Dublin Medieval Society contact a member of the committee (below).
Edward Coleman, School of History and Archives, UCD, (Secretary)
Catherine Lawless, Department of History, University of Limerick,
Frances Narkiewicz, School of Histories and Humanities, Trinity College Dublin
Jill Unkel, School of Histories and Humanities, Trinity College Dublin