2022-23 Lecture Programme by the Historical Association, Bath Branch

When

29 September - 20 April    
7:30 pm

Where

Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution (BRLSI)
16-18 Queen Square, Bath, BA1 2HN, Somerset

Event Type

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All lectures take place on Thursdays and begin at 7.30 p.m. at the Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution (BRLSI) 16-18 Queen Square, Bath, BA1 2HN

For further information, please contact Dr Boyd Schlenther, FRHS at bss.bss.23@gmail.com


 

29 September 2022

From Confucius to Conflict: The Rise and Fall and Rise of China’s Greatest Philosopher and the Shaping of Modern China

Professor Rana Mitter (University of Oxford)

 

27 October 2022

Blood and Iron: the Rise and Fall of the German Empire, 1871-1918

Katya Hoyer (King’s College London)

 

24 November 2022

Prime Minister Menderes and Turkey’s Long-Standing Feud

Jeremy Seal (Writer and broadcaster)

 

19 January 2023

The Invention of the Historic Town, c. 1780-1850

Professor Roey Sweet (University of Leicester)

 

23 February 2023

The History of the Book

Professor Ian Gadd (Bath Spa University)

 

23 March 2023

The Origins of Mass Society: Speech, Crime, Sex and Drink in Urbanising Britain, 1780-1870

Professor Peter Mandler (University of Cambridge) President of the Historical Association

 

20 April 2023

Everyday Life and Accidental Death in Tudor Somerset

Professor Steven Gunn (University of Oxford)