May 2022

GPP Coffee Break: Mary Jannet Leith Then I play’d upon the Harpsichord’: Music in the Private Lives of George III and Queen Charlotte

24/05/2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join Georgian Papers Programme scholar Angel-Luke O’Donnell for an online version of the popular GPP Coffee Break series at King’s College London. Join us on May 24, 2022, at 3:00 pm GST (10:00 am ET) for a presentation by Georgian Papers Programme Fellow Mary-Jannet Leith (University of Southampton) titled “‘Then I play’d upon the Harpsichord’: Music […]

GPP Coffee Break - Natalee Garrett on Queen Charlotte: Family, Duty, Scandal

12/05/2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us on May 12, 2022, at 3:00 pm GST (10:00 am ET) for a presentation by Georgian Papers Programme fellow Natalee Garrett (University of St. Andrews) titled “Queen Charlotte: Family, Duty, Scandal.” Dr. Garrett is working on a biography of Queen Charlotte which aims to place her in a wider context of queenship in […]

March 2022

GPP Coffee Break - Kimberly Chrisman-Campbell

04/03/2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

A presentation by award-winning fashion historian, curator, and journalist Kimberly Chrisman-Campbell titled “‘High Heads’: Hair, Politics, and Power at the Georgian Court.” In the late Georgian period, elaborate headdresses—constructed at great expense over periods of hours—played a critical role in court etiquette and female self-expression as well as fashion. My research examines the life and […]

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).