IMC 2008: Sessions

Session 1502: Edward II and Joan of Kent

Thursday 10 July 2008, 09.00-10.30

Sponsor:Society for 14th-Century Studies
Organiser:Chris Given-Wilson, St Andrews Institute of Mediaeval Studies, University of St Andrews
Moderator/Chair:Chris Given-Wilson, St Andrews Institute of Mediaeval Studies, University of St Andrews
Paper 1502-aProcreation and Patronage: Queen Isabella's Relationship with Edward II and his 'Favourites'
(Language: English)
Lisa Benz, Department of History, University of York
Index terms: Gender Studies, Politics and Diplomacy, Social History, Women's Studies
Paper 1502-b'I'm not dead yet': The Uncertain End of Edward II
(Language: English)
Jeffrey S. Hamilton, Department of History, Baylor University, Texas
Index terms: Politics and Diplomacy, Social History
Paper 1502-cThe Earl of Salisbury's Strange Political Alliance with his Ex-Wife Joan of Kent
(Language: English)
Diane Martin, Department of History & Political Sciences, Houston Baptist University, Texas
Index terms: Politics and Diplomacy, Social History
Abstract

This session will examine various aspects of English royal politics in the 14th century with particular focus on the reign of Edward II.