The Society for Court Studies:

UK Seminars

Seminars are held at 6pm at The Georgian Group, 6 Fitzroy SquareLondon W1T 5DX. The Annual General Meeting will take place at 5.45 pm on 20 June, immediately preceding the seminar paper.

14 February
Edward Town (Sussex University and the National Trust) and
Olivia Fryman (Kingston University and Historic Royal Palaces)
Fabricating a Courtier House: Lionel Cranfield at Chelsea, 1619-1624

14 March
Professor Miles Taylor (Institute of Historical Research)
The Diamond Jubilee of 1897: The Making and Unmaking of a Royal Event

4 April
Professor J. R. Christianson (Luther College Iowa)
Science and Religion at the Court of Denmark, 1550-1596

9 May
Dr Marika Keblusek (Leiden University)
Three 'First Ladies' in The Hague: Rivalries and Alliances at the Courts of Mary Stuart, Elizabeth of Bohemia and Amalia van Solms

20 June
Dr Jonathan Spangler (Manchester Metropolitan University)
Another Charles Restored in 1660?: The Re-establishment of the Court of Charles IV of Lorraine

3 October
Dr Barrie Cook (British Museum)
“The King offereth but only Gold”: Coins and Royal Ceremony in Tudor and early Stuart England

14 November
Dr Gordon Higgott (St Paul’s Cathedral) and Dr A. V. Grimstone (Pembroke CollegeCambridge)
Edward Pearce senior (fl. 1630-d.1658): Decorative Artist, Landscape Painter and Collaborator of Inigo Jones

12 December
Dr Erin Griffey (University of Auckland)
Behind Closed Doors: Storing Household Goods at the Stuart Courts