Events

Current and past seminars and events from the Regional History Centre.

In partnership with M Shed, the Regional History Centre runs a monthly evening research seminar at M Shed, Bristol. Seminars are normally on the third Thursday of each month but please refer to the programme for variations.

Forthcoming events

Personal Devotion in Late Medieval Bristol: The Case of Isabel Ruddock

Date: 18 February 2021
Time: 18:00-19:00
Venue: Online, hosted on Zoom

This is a UWE Bristol Regional History Centre talk in partnership with M Shed seminar series. Join speaker, Dr Esther Lewis, as she reconstructs the piety, kinship links and status of Isabel Ruddock who lived and died in Bristol in the late fifteenth century.

'Good old Knowle!' The Wrestling Craze in Bristol and the South West, c.1900

Date: 18 March 2021
Time: 18:00-19:00
Venue: Online, hosted on Zoom

This is a UWE Bristol Regional History Centre talk in partnership with M Shed Seminar Series. Join Dr Nick Havergal  as he explores the significance and impact of wrestling on the social and cultural life of the South West in the early twentieth century.

Reading the 'Book of Skin': The Life and Death of John Horwood

Date: 15 April 2021
Time: 18:00-19:00
Venue: Online, hosted on Zoom

This is a UWE Bristol Regional History Centre talk in partnership with M Shed Seminar Series. Join Dr Rose Wallis as she delves into the contents of the 'book of skin'. 

 

 

Past events