BAHS - Winter Conference 2014

RHN 99/2013 | Event

Organiser: British Agricultural History Society

6 December 2014, Senate House, Malet St, London

British Agricultural History Society - Winter Conference 2014
RURAL WORLDS ON THE MOVE

Programme

  • 10.30  Registration and coffee
  • 10.45  Professor Mark Bailey (University of East Anglia)
    Patterns of rural migration in south-east England c.1300 to 1500: the evidence of servile incidents recorded in manorial court rolls
  • 11.45  Dr Lyn Boothman (University of Cambridge)
    Those who stayed and those who went: migration and stability in a Suffolk town, 1661-1861
  • 1.00  Lunch
  • 2.00  Professor Harriet Ritvo (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
    Aliens amid the corn: exotic joints for British tables
  • 3.00  Professor Clair Wills (Queen Mary)
    ‘The Best Are Leaving’: representations of post-war Irish rural emigrants
  • 4.00  Tea
  • 4.30  Conference ends

The cost of the conference is £30 (with lunch) or £15 (without lunch). To attend, please fill in the application form and send it with a cheque to the address given.

Source: bahs.org.uk