Freedom & Work in Western Europe c.1250-1750 Conference

Date / time
6 July - 8 July, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Freedom & Work in Western Europe c.1250-1750 Conference

 

Registration is now open for the Freedom & Work in Western Europe c.1250-1750 conference, organised by the FORMSofLABOUR project (led by Prof Jane Whittle) and hosted here in Exeter on 6-8 July 2022.

Full programme and registration here: https://formsoflabour.exeter.ac.uk/conference/

The conference will explore the historical relation between freedom and work across different forms of labour, cultures, legal systems and time periods. It features 42 papers across 14 panels over 3 days. It will open and close with two keynote roundtables discussing our two main themes, the first with Sheilagh Ogilvie (Oxford), Raffaella Sarti (Urbino) and Judith Spicksley (Wilberforce Institute), and the second with Andrea Komlosy (Vienna), Jane Humphries (Oxford) and Andy Wood (Durham).

The registration fee is £120 salaried / £60 student or unsalaried. The entry fee grants entry to the full three days of the conference, coffee and tea refreshments breaks, lunch on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, as well as afternoon cream tea on Friday.