Tudors and Stuarts 2019 History Weekend

Event Type: Local / Community

Takes Place: 13th April 2019

Time: 10.00 on Saturday to 15.00 on Sunday

Venue: Old Sessions House, Canterbury Christ Church University

Description: This educational Weekend comprises 22 ‘events’. The lectures and guided visits showcase recent research on the Early Modern period, making it readily accessible to a wide audience. Among the internationally known scholars and well-known, more popular historians are Alexandra Walsham, David Starkey and Miranda Kaufmann, who will cover topics from the Tudor Counter-Reformation to Black Tudors. Lectures and guided tours are classified under four themes: Kings and Queens; War and Politics; the Church, and Social History to allow audiences to gain access to new interpretations, ideas and knowledge in a range of early modern topics. The Weekend is organised by the CCCU Centre for Kent History and Heritage in conjunction with Canterbury Cathedral Archives & Library and Canterbury Archaeological Trust. Those attending book their chosen events using a pick-and-mix approach, using the descriptions provided on the Centre’s webpages.

How to book: Through the website: https://www.canterbury.ac.uk/tudors-stuarts By phone 01227 782994 (office hours Monday to Thursday); By email: artsandculture@canterbury.ac.uk

Price: £10 per event; bulk buy discount at £8 if 8 or more tickets are purchased in one transaction

Tel: 01227 782994

Email: artsandculture@canterbury.ac.uk

Website: www.canterbury.ac.uk/tudors-stuarts

Organiser: Sheila Sweetinburgh

Lecturer: Miranda Kaufmann and many others

Comments: The lecture theatres have disabled access. Any surplus from the Weekend goes into the Ian Coulson Memorial Postgraduate Award fund to aid postgraduates at CCCU who are studying Kent history topics.

Region: South-East England

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