QMCECS offers a programme of early evening seminars with speakers from a range of disciplines. We have six seminars a year, and recent speakers have included Sophie Gee (Princeton), Chloe Wigston-Smith (York), Karen Harvey (Birmingham), and Suvir Kaul (Penn). For a list of speakers in the last five years see the seminar archive.
Spring 2022 Programme
*Seminars will be available both digitally and in person: sign up links are available here and on the mailing list a fortnight before each event.
1 February. Freya Gowrley (Bristol), ‘I love her as my own child’: Inheritance, Extra-Illustration, and Queer Domesticities at Strawberry Hill'. Chair: Amanda Vickery.
3 March. Alice Insley (Tate), curator of Hogarth exhibition; event co-hosted with the QM Visual & Material Forum. Chair: Hannah Williams.
15 March. Jordan Goodman (UCL), 'Planting the World: Joseph Banks and his Collectors'. Chair: Richard Coulton.
5 April. Stella Tillyard, 'The Red Line and the Blue Sea: Five Lives in Revolutionary Times'. Chair: Miles Ogborn.
12 April. 5:15. Timothy Michael (Lincoln College, Oxford). Chair: Will Bowers.
24 May. 5:00. Thomas Laqueur (UC Berkeley), 'Revisiting Solitary Sex'. Event co-hosted with QM Solitudes Project and QM SexCult seminar.
Online sign up here: https://qmul-ac-uk.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAtcuqgpzgsEtYV0-Mk4q5SQADeLJXMa4Xp