Wednesday, 23 October 2013, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Barnard's Inn Hall

The Londonderry Plantation from 1641 until the Disengagement at the end of the Nineteenth Century

Professor James Stevens Curl

The events that led to the Londonderry Plantation had momentous consequences, not only for Ireland, but also for the political development of England. The far-reaching effects are still very much with us today. Professor James Stevens Curl will consider the Londonderry Plantation from 1641 to the end of the nineteenth century, demonstrating how the behaviour of the King led to the alienation of the City of London and its support for Parliament, and explaining the long period of disillusion in the face of the Land Agitation and political ferment of the latter part of the 19th century.

professor-james-stevens-curl-

Professor James Stevens Curl has held Chairs in Architectural History at threeUniversities. He is Visiting Professor at the School of Architecture and Design,Ulster University. He read for his Doctorate at University College London, and in 1991-2 and 2002 was Visiting Fellow at Peterhouse, University of Cambridge.

In 2017, Professor Curl was awarded the British Academy's President's Medal for his contributions to the study of the History of Architecture in Britain and Ireland.The Medal is only awarded to those who have made an ‘outstanding contribution’ to the Humanities in these islands.

Further information about Professor James Stevens Curl, as well as other public engagements or publications, can be found on www.jamesstevenscurl.com.

Read More
Read Less

Transcript

23 October 2013

The Londonderry Plantation from 1641 until the Disengagement at the end of the Nineteenth Century
Professor James Stevens Curl

View PDF
Print
Related Future Lectures
Related Past Lectures
WATCHED
Part of a series

London Merchants and Their Residences

Simon Thurley CBE
Wednesday, 17 January 2018 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

The Age of Tyrants: Sappho via Gounod's Opera

Professor Edith Hall
Thursday, 18 January 2018 - 1:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

Shakespeare's Lovers

Professor Sir Jonathan Bate CBE FBA
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

The Labour Party

Professor Vernon Bogdanor FBA CBE
Tuesday, 30 January 2018 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

The Fate of the October Revolution under Stalin

Professor Bob Service
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 - 6:00PM
WATCHED

Votes for Women: A Centenary Celebration

Elizabeth Crawford
Monday, 5 February 2018 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

The Liberal Party and the Liberal Democrats

Professor Vernon Bogdanor FBA CBE
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

House, Shop and Wardrobe in London's Merchant Community

Simon Thurley CBE
Wednesday, 6 December 2017 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

Shakespeare's Heroes

Professor Sir Jonathan Bate CBE FBA
Tuesday, 28 November 2017 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

Homer's Iliad via the Movie Troy (2004)

Professor Edith Hall
Thursday, 23 November 2017 - 1:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

A Global History of Sexual Violence

Professor Joanna Bourke
Wednesday, 22 November 2017 - 6:00PM
WATCHED
Part of a series

China: New Nation, New Art, 1911-1932

Professor Craig Clunas
Monday, 20 November 2017 - 1:00PM
WATCHED

An architect points out a possible contradiction...

Simon Thurley CBE
Wednesday, 1 February 2017 - 6:59PM
WATCHED

Most Buildings We Revere Are Designed By Craftsman And Not Architects

Simon Thurley CBE
Wednesday, 1 February 2017 - 6:55PM
WATCHED

Why Is Sir Walter Scott Not In Popular Culture Today?

Dr Juliet Shields
Tuesday, 17 January 2017 - 1:59PM
WATCHED

The English Image of Scotland Prior to Sir Walter Scott's Writing

Dr Juliet Shields
Tuesday, 17 January 2017 - 1:58PM
WATCHED

Sir Walter Scott's Involvement In King George IV Visiting Scotland

Dr Juliet Shields
Tuesday, 17 January 2017 - 1:56PM
WATCHED

Was Your View Of Scotland Different Depending On Where You Were From?

Dr Juliet Shields
Tuesday, 17 January 2017 - 1:55PM