IMC 2003: Sessions

Session 724: The Gentry and Political Society in Late Medieval England

Tuesday 15 July 2003, 14.15-15.45

Sponsor:Society for 14th-Century Studies
Organiser:Nigel E. Saul, Department of History, Royal Holloway, University of London
Moderator/Chair:Chris Given-Wilson, Department of Mediaeval History, University of St Andrews
Paper 724-aThe Commemoration of Communities in Late Medieval England
(Language: English)
David Green, Department of Medieval History, Trinity College, Dublin
Index terms: Local History, Mentalities
Paper 724-bA Change of Political Fortune: The Percies, the Nevilles and the Development of the Lancastrian Affinity before 1399
(Language: English)
Mark E. Arvanigian, Department of History, Durham University
Index terms: Local History
Paper 724-cThe Disgrace of Sir Richard de Willoughby, Chief Justice of King's Bench
(Language: English)
David Crook, The National Archives, Kew
Index terms: Law

The session brings together papers which examine different aspects of the dynamics of local society and its interaction with central government. Particular emphasis will be placed on the sense of ‘community’ and how that may be defined.