Stefan Collini: The James Ford Lectures in British History

History in English Criticism 1919-1961

Stefan Collini FBA

Professor Emeritus of Intellectual History and English Literature, University of Cambridge

The James Ford Lectures in British History, 2017

Every Friday, Weeks 1 - 6 at 5 pm in the South School of Examination Schools


20th January: Whig history and the mind of England

27th January: Scrutinizing the present phase of human history

3rd February: Science and capitalism as background

10th February: Christianity, rationalism, and ambiguity 

17th February: The long Industrial Revolution  

24th February: Literary history as cultural history 


There will be a drinks reception in the North School of Examinations Schools following the second lecture on Friday 27 January. Everyone is welcome to attend.

We look forward to seeing you there.

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