West Surrey Branch Programme

West Surrey Branch Programme 2023-24

Branch contact All enquiries to Mr Rollo Crookshank crookshankrollo@gmail.com tel 01252 319881

Venue: All talks start at 7.30pm and take place St Nicolas’ Hall, Bury Street, Guildford, GU2 4AW. The nearest car park is Portsmouth Road Car Park (GU2 4BW).

Associate membership £15 per year. Talks free to national HA members and students, visitors £5.

Branch website www.historicalassociationsurrey.com Twitter: @HAWestSurrey


Tuesday 26 September 2023

The People of 1381.

Prof. Helen Lacey, Mansfield College, University of Oxford, and Prof. Adrian Bell, University of Reading.


Tuesday 17 October 2023

The Gentleman's Magazine: A Panorama of Georgian England.

Julian Pooley, Surrey History Centre & The University of Leicester.


Tuesday 14 November 2023

Elizabethan Dreams

Prof. Helen Hackett, University College London.


Tuesday 5 December 2023

Enlightenment, Abolition and Emancipation. Rethinking the British Anti-Slavery Movement, 1780-1840.

Prof. Lawrence Goldman, St. Peter’s College, University of Oxford.


Tuesday 23 January 2024

Food, Status and Performance in Medieval Society

Prof. Andrew Jotischky, Royal Holloway, University of London.


Thursday 15 February 2024

The assassination of Alexander II.

Prof. Daniel Beer, Royal Holloway, University of London.


Tuesday 19 March 2024

The French Revolution: A Peasants' Revolt.

Prof. David Andress, University of Portsmouth.


Tuesday 16 April 2024

Did Indigenous Peoples shape Europe’s Global Expansion?

Prof. Zoltán Biedermann, University College London.


Tuesday 14 May 2024

‘Britannia’s Huns’: British Responses to the Irish War of Independence, 1919 – 1921

Dr. Edward Madigan, Royal Holloway, University of London.