IMC 2003: Sessions

Session 624: Politics and Defiance in Late Medieval England

Tuesday 15 July 2003, 11.15-12.45

Sponsor:Society for 14th-Century Studies
Organiser:Nigel E. Saul, Department of History, Royal Holloway, University of London
Moderator/Chair:Anthony Musson, School of Law, University of Exeter
Paper 624-aPolitical Criticism in England 1320-1399
(Language: English)
Paulette Barton, Department of Modern Languages & Classics
Index terms: Political Thought
Paper 624-bJohn Hardyng and the Percies
(Language: English)
David Santiuste, Department of Mediaeval History, University of St Andrews
Index terms: Historiography - Medieval
Paper 624-cNow is the Autumn of our Discontent: Edward II, Roger Mortimer and the Struggle for England, September-November 1326
(Language: English)
Paul R. Dryburgh, ISMA Centre, University of Reading
Index terms: Politics and Diplomacy

The aim of the session is to explore aspects of political opposition to kings in late medieval England, examining the language of that criticism, the ideas it embodied and the audiences to which it appealed.