|Conference||18-20 June 2014||Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution|
Sir Godfrey Kneller: King George I, oil on canvas
(© The Crown Estate, Bridgeman Education)
This interdisciplinary conference takes the theme of the accession of the first Hanoverian king, George I – it will examine not just the end of the Stuart era, but the defining characteristics, outcomes and consequences the Hanoverian succession. We invite new and established academics, PhD and early career researchers to bring their knowledge and expertise together for this three-day gathering in the city of Bath.
Led by the History postgraduate community, and hosted by Bath Spa University, Göttingen University and Mannheim University, this international conference will be held at Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, Queen Square, Bath, BA1 2HN, UK.
Possible themes include, Art & Architecture, Gender, Conflict, Jacobitism, Court History, Personal Union, Culture, Politics, Diplomacy, Monarchy, Economic history, Trade and commerce and Religion.