Michael Thompson: a tribute

Date / time: 9 November, 6:00 pm

Michael Thompson: a tribute

FML Thompson CBE FBA was one of the most influential historians of his generation and both President of the Royal Historical Society and Director of the Institute of Historical Research.

To mark his recent death a commemorative event will be held at the Institute of Historical Research on 9 November at 6 p.m. Speakers will assess Michael’s institutional role and his published historical studies followed by general discussion and a reception.

The two volumes of Michael’s recently republished articles and lectures on English Landed Society will be available for sale at a 50% discount.


Those wishing to attend should register their intention with Mark Lawmon at the IHR: mark.lawmon@sas.ac.uk