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Seminars

Seminars

The group runs a range of seminars.

The Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure - seminar series

Research seminar series run by the Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure.
The support of the Trevelyan Fund (Faculty of History) is gratefully acknowledged.

The seminar meets on Tuesdays at 4pm.

Convenors: Leigh Shaw-Taylor (lmws2@cam.ac.uk), Romola Davenport (rjd23@cam.ac.uk) and Alice Reid (alice.reid@geog.cam.ac.uk).

View the archive of previous seminars.

# Tuesday 8th May 2018, 4.00pm - Alan Fernihough (Queen's University Belfast)
Population and Poverty in Pre-Famine Ireland
Venue: Seminar Room 5, Faculty of History

Abstract not available

# Tuesday 15th May 2018, 4.00pm - Jean-Pascal Bassino (Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS) de Lyon; Lyons Institute of East Asian Studies)
Low population density, high female status, and fertility restriction in early modern Southeast Asia: evidence for the Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam
Venue: Seminar Room 5, Faculty of History

Abstract not available

# Tuesday 22nd May 2018, 4.00pm - Isabelle Séguy (French National Institute for Demographic Studies (INED))
New insights into historical plagues using GIS analysis: towards a retrodiagnosis of the unknown 1705 epidemic in Martigues (Bouches-du-Rhône, South of France)
Venue: Seminar Room 5, Faculty of History

Abstract not available

# Tuesday 5th June 2018, 4.00pm - Richard Smith (University of Cambridge)
Environmental Shocks and Demographic Consequences in England: 1280-1325 and 1580-1640 Compared
Venue: Seminar Room 5, Faculty of History

Abstract not available

Graduate Workshops in Economic and Social History

All talks take place on Mondays at 12.30 pm in Room 5, Faculty of History, West Road.

All welcome. A complimentary sandwich lunch is provided.

Convenors: Josh Ivinson and Emiliano Travieso.

There are no forthcoming seminars at present. Please check back here later.

You may wish to view the archive of previous seminars.

Core Seminar in Economic and Social History

This seminar is a combination of eight seminar programmes: medieval economic and social history; early modern economic and social history; modern economic and social history; quantitative history; the Centre for Financial History; the Centre for History and Economics; the Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure; and the Centre for Quantitative Economic History. Their specialist seminar programmes will not be running in Michaelmas 2017, but each seminar will meet separately again in Lent and (sometimes) Easter 2018.

The core seminar is grateful for the support of Darwin College and for the generosity of the Managers of the Trevelyan Fund.

Seminar co-ordinators: Amy Erickson (ale25@cam.ac.uk), Duncan Needham (djn33@cam.ac.uk), and Leigh Shaw-Taylor (lmws2@cam.ac.uk)

Economic and Social History at Cambridge: www.econsoc.hist.cam.ac.uk

There are no forthcoming seminars at present. Please check back here later.

You may wish to view the archive of previous seminars.

Quantitative History Seminar

Supported by the Centre for History and Economics and the Trevelyan Fund (Faculty of History).

The seminar meets on Tuesdays at 4pm.

Convenor: Leigh Shaw-Taylor (lmws2@cam.ac.uk)

There are no forthcoming seminars at present. Please check back here later.

You may wish to view the archive of previous seminars.

Additional seminars of interest to Campop members

Additional seminars of interest to Campop members.

View the archive of previous seminars.

# Thursday 26th April 2018, 5.00pm - Matthew Pawelski, University of Lancaster
Title to be confirmed
Venue: History Faculty Room 9

Abstract not available

# Thursday 3rd May 2018, 5.00pm - Eleanor Robson, University of Cambridge
Title to be confirmed
Venue: History Faculty Room 9

Abstract not available

# Thursday 10th May 2018, 5.00pm - Kathryn Gary, University of Lund
Title to be confirmed
Venue: History Faculty Room 9

Abstract not available