School of History Medieval History Seminar: 'News, Current Events, History'

Dr Helen Birkett (University of Exeter) will present the final lecture in the 2018-19 School of History Medieval History Seminar series, titled 'News, Current Events, History'.

School of History Medieval History Seminars

This annual series welcomes lectures on medieval tiopics, and is hosted by the IMS and School of History. All lectures are held on Wednesdays at 17:15 in the Grant Room at the University of Leeds and are followed by a drinks reception. For further details, please contact Emilia Jamroziak ( and Thomas Smith ( 

Upcoming lecture

Dr Helen Birkett (University of Exeter) will present 'News, Current Events, History: The Preservation of News Texts from 1187/8'. This is the final lecture of the 2018-19 IMS/School of History Medieval Seminar series. 

All are welcome!