Talk: The Christopher Durston Memorial lecture: The people in the English revolution
Michael Braddick, Professor of History, University of Sheffield
A Historical Association & University of Plymouth History Department talk.
Professor Michael Braddick is an expert in early modern state formation and political culture. His current work focuses on the English civil war and on partisanship in early modern popular culture, in a series of articles examining the relationship between high and low politics.
His latest book a study of the political life of John Lilburne entitled The Common Freedom of the People: John Lilburne and the English Revolution was published by Oxford University Press in 2018. He has published numerous other works on the period including God's Fury, England's Fire: a new history of the English civil wars (Penguin, 2008) and The Oxford Handbook of the English Revolution (Oxford University Press, 2015).
Date: Tuesday 3 March
Time: 19:00 – 20:30
Venue: Theatre 2, Roland Levinsky Building
Ticket information: £6 /£4 for Concessions /free for Historical Association members /free to UoP students via SPiA
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