March 2018

Sons of the American Revolution Lecture

26/03/2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Join King’s College London on March 26, 18:30, as they welcome Gabriel Paquette, professor at The Johns Hopkins University and Georgian Papers Programme fellow, as he delivers a lecture entitled “Spain and the American Revolution.” Register here. Professor Paquette will lecture on Spain’s role in the American Revolution. He is especially interested in the Anglo-Spanish relationship, […]

March 2018

Treating Royalty: Conflict, Agency, and the Illness of Princess Amelia

22/03/2018 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am

A paper given by Dr Carolyn Day, associate professor of history at Furman University, South Carolina, and King’s College London GPP fellow, to ASECS (American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies) in Orlando, Florida USA.

February 2018

Lives of Letters Project Workshop on Ethical and Intrepretative issues at the University of Manchester

16/02/2018 @ All Day

The GPP made a presentation. For more details, see http://events.manchester.ac.uk/event/event:l2s-jcvw1hf4-36ocqu/lives-of-letters-workshop-ethical-and-interpretative-issues.

January 2018

George III as Revealed in the Georgian Papers: Lecture to Taunton Deane Branch of the Historical Association

10/01/2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

A talk by Professor Arthur Burns, academic director of the Programme, to the Taunton Deane Branch of the Historical Association (10 January 2018)

January 2018

The Georgian Papers Programme: opportunities and challenges for the history of the eighteenth century in Britain and beyond

05/01/2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

A panel at the Annual Conference of the British Association for Eighteenth Century Studies. Speakers Oliver Walton (Royal Archives), Arthur Burns (Academic Director GPP), Suzanne Schwarz (Univ. of Worcester, GPP Omohundro Fellow) and Andrew Beaumont (Hertford College, Oxford, Omohundro GPP fellow).

December 2017

Georgian Papers Symposium: Library of Congress, Room LJ-119 Thomas Jefferson Bldg, 1st floor

01/12/2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

WATCH THE SYMPOSIUM: READ THE TRANSCRIPT: http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=8298 202-707-8807 or scholarly@loc.gov Request ASL and ADA accommodations five days in advance at 202-707-6362 or ADA@loc.gov.. Speakers: Jim Ambuske, Farmer Postdoctoral Fellow in Digital Humanities, University of Virginia Law School Arthur Burns, Academic Director of the GPP and Professor of Modern British History at King’s College London Andrew […]

October 2017

Mapping the Georgian world: global power & maps in the reign of George III

09/10/2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Watch the talks here:   Monday 9th October 2017, 6:30-8:00pm Edmund J Safra Lecture Theatre, Strand Campus, King’s College London   Main speakers: Peter Barber OBE (former head of Map Collections at the British Library) Dr Max Edelson (University of Virginia, USA, and creator of the digital visualization platform MapScholar). Chaired by Professor Arthur Burns, […]

June 2017

Digitizing Enlightenment II

15/06/2017 - 17/06/2017 @ All Day

Digitizing Enlightenment II Radboud University, Nijmegen (The Netherlands), in cooperation with the Dutch-Belgian Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (Werkgroep 18e eeuw) 15-16 June 2017 Scholars of the Enlightenment are currently developing some of the most innovative and transformative digital humanities projects in the field. These have included both established and internationally recognized projects such as Electronic Enlightenment; […]

May 2017

Women, Money and Markets (1750-1850)

11/05/2017 @ All Day

Keynote Speakers: Professor Hannah Barker (University of Manchester) Caroline Criado-Perez, OBE One of the leading voices in the campaign for female representation on the banknote and an active promoter and supporter of women in the media Contact: womenmoneymarkets@gmail.com Support by CESK (Centre for Enlightenment Studies at King’s) and AHRI (Arts and Humanities Research Institute)

March 2017

Postgraduate and Early Career Conference in Early American History 2017

31/03/2017 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

IHR Wolfson Conference Suite, NB01/NB02, Basement, IHR, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU http://www.history.ac.uk/events/event/7946

February 2017

The Men Who Lost America: A Lecture By Professor Andrew O'Shaughnessy

13/02/2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

This lecture is jointly hosted by the Sir Michael Howard Centre for the History of War and the Georgian Papers Programme, and supported by funds from the Sons of the American Revolution. Date: 13th February 2017 Time: 18:30-19:30 Location: Great Hall, Strand, King’s College London Register for a free ticket here. The loss of America […]

February 2017

Georgian Papers Programme: King's Observations

03/02/2017 @ All Day

Venue: Exhibition 09.00-22.00 29 November 2016-3 February 2017 Display Cabinets, Entrance Hall, King’s Building, Strand Campus

November 2016

Washington and the Plow: Agriculture and Leadership in the Age of Revolution, with Dr Bruce Ragsdale

28/11/2016 @ All Day

Venue: Anatomy Museum, King’s Building, Strand Campus Dr Bruce Ragsdale (Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington Visiting Fellow) compares the agricultural interests of George Washington and George III.

October 2016

Art and Humanities Festival 2016: 'Just write it, I'll make it work': King George III through the eyes of Alan Bennett & Nicholas Hytner, talk followed by film screening of Madness of King George

11/10/2016 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Watch lecture here https://georgianpapersprogramme.com/conferences-and-workshops/lectures/art-humanities-festival-2016-just-write-ill-make-work-king-george-iii-eyes-alan-bennett-nicholas-hytner-monday-10-october-19-00-22-00/

June 2016

22nd Annual Omohundro Institute Conference 23-26 June College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia

23/06/2016 - 26/06/2016 @ All Day

22nd Annual Omohundro Institute Conference 23-26 June College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia

March 2016

The Political Day in Georgian London: reflections on a lecture by Professor Amanda Vickery (QMUL)

23/03/2016 @ All Day

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