Christopher Durston Lecture: 'The People in the English Revolution'

Event Type: Branch

Takes Place: 3rd March 2020

Time: 7.00pm

Venue: Theatre 2, Roland Levinsky Building, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AA

Description: 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 is a study of the political life of John Lilburne entitled 'The Common Freedom of the People: John Lilburne and the English Revolution' and 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).'

How to book: The Arts Institute Plymouth University T: 01752 585050 E: Buy tickets online:

Price: Free for national or local members of the Historical Association, and for University of Plymouth students. Visitor tickets: £6.00, concessions £4.00.

Tel: 01503 230106



Organiser: Alan H. Cousins

Lecturer: Professor Michael Braddick (University of Sheffield)

Region: South-West England

Branch: Plymouth

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