Drawing on exhaustive examinations of coroners’ records, leading world expert on the early Tudor period, Professor Steven Gunn, looks at accidental death and everyday life in the Tudor period.
Steven Gunn is Professor of Tudor History at Merton College, University of Oxford, and the leading world expert on the early Tudor period. His research interests are in the political, social, cultural and military history of England and its continental neighbours from the mid-fifteenth to the later sixteenth century.
He is also the principal investigator of a project funded by the Economic and Social Research Council on everyday life and fatal hazard in sixteenth-century England.Date: 22 November
Time: 19:00-20:00 + time for questions
Venue: Theatre 2, Roland Levinsky Building, Plymouth University
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