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IMC 2023: Sessions

Session 240: The People of 1381

Monday 3 July 2023, 14.15-15.45

Sponsor:Society for Fourteenth-Century Studies
Organiser:Helen Lacey, Mansfield College, University of Oxford
Moderator/Chair:Justine Firnhaber-Baker, St Andrews Institute of Mediaeval Studies, University of St Andrews
Paper 240-a'King and ruler of all inquests': Networks of Corruption in Late 14th-Century Middlesex
(Language: English)
Andrew Prescott, School of Critical Studies (English Language), University of Glasgow
Index terms: Law, Politics and Diplomacy, Social History
Paper 240-bThe People of 1381 Database: First Findings
(Language: English)
Helen K. S. Killick, International Capital Market Association (ICMA) Centre, University of Reading
Index terms: Law, Social History
Paper 240-cRebel Voices and the People of 1381
(Language: English)
Helen Lacey, Mansfield College, University of Oxford
Index terms: Law, Social History

Research from the 'People of 1381' AHRC-funded project, examining the participants in the 1381 rising. This session will present the latest research from the AHRC-funded People of 1381 project. Speakers will focus on the judicial sources and they way in which they overlap to give a complex, sometimes contradictory picture of England's most significant medieval revolt.