The 2014 Harlaxton Symposium: The Plantagenet Empire, 1259-1453

Plantagenet coat of armsThis year’s Harlaxton Symposium will be taking place from Tuesday July 15th to Friday July 18th at Harlaxton Manor in Harlaxton, Lincolnshire, UK.

The theme for this year’s conference is The Plantagenet Empire, 1259-1453 and will feature over twenty papers, including:

  • Empire and the English identity: reflections on the king of England’s dominium, by Jean-Philippe Genet
  • Imagining the Lancastrian Empire in France, by Craig Taylor
  • Irish and Welsh responses to empire, 1258-1327, by Seán Duffy
  • The baillis of Lancastrian Normandy: English men wearing French hats?, by Anne Curry
  • The Plantagenet empire as ‘enterprise zone’: war and business networks, c. 1415-1450, by Michael Bennett
  • The Plantagenet Empire and the Continent, by John Watts

You can see the full program and register for the conference at the Medieval Harlaxton Symposium website: