BAHS Winter Conference 2018: Material Life in Rural Britain, c.1350–1960

RHN 110/2018 | Event

Organiser: British Agricultural History Society

1 December 2018, Institute for Historical Research, Wolfson Room I, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HU, Great Britain

Registration deadline: 23 November 2018

BAHS Winter Conference 2018:
Material Life in Rural Britain, c.1350–1960

10.00
Registration and Coffee

10.30
Chris Briggs (University of Cambridge): The possessions of English agriculturalists c.1370–c.1460

11.30
Jon Stobart (Manchester Metropolitan University): Home comforts: material culture and well-being in the eighteenth-century country house

12.30
Lunch

1.30
Emma Griffin (University of East Anglia): “A whole kipper for Father, the other six of the family a half apiece”: sharing resources in the Victorian family

2.30
Vanessa Taylor (University of Greenwich): Rural electrification and its impacts in twentieth-century Britain

3.30
Tea

3.45
Round table: Paul Warde (University of Cambridge). Title and participants tba

4.30
Conference ends

The cost of the conference is £30 (with lunch) or £15 (without lunch). To attend, please register via the BAHS website.

Source: http://www.bahs.org.uk/Winter_Conference.html