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IMC 2023: Sessions

Session 1712: Wardship, Networks, and Social Control in 14th-Century England

Thursday 6 July 2023, 14.15-15.45

Sponsor:Society for Fourteenth-Century Studies
Organiser:Helen Lacey, Mansfield College, University of Oxford
Moderator/Chair:Katherine J. Lewis, Department of History, University of Huddersfield
Paper 1712-aPerceptions of Power and Corruption in the Political Poetry of the Harley Scribe, c. 1320-1340
(Language: English)
Jack Newman, Centre for Medieval & Early Modern Studies (MEMS), University of Kent
Index terms: Politics and Diplomacy, Social History
Paper 1712-bWardship and Richard II's 'Youthful' Companions during the 1370s and 1380s
(Language: English)
Connor Williams, Department of History, University of Nottingham
Index terms: Politics and Diplomacy, Social History
Paper 1712-cManorial Officers, Peasant Oligarchs, and Social Control in 14th-Century Wakefield
(Language: English)
Isaac Lawton, Centre for Medieval Studies, University of York
Index terms: Local History, Social History
Abstract

The papers explore different aspects of local social relations in 14th-century England, from wardships, to networks of governance, and local methods of social control.