Nautical Lives Seminar, January 2014

Past seminars

The Centre for Maritime Historical Studies hosts a series of internal seminars each term, with a variety of speakers from within and outside the University. Everyone is welcome to attend these seminars.

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15 January 201513:00

Seminar Series

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26 November 201416:00

Joint seminar: Centre for War, State and Society and Centre for Maritime Historical Studies

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12 February 201414:30

The Changing Face of Modern Sea Power

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25 January 201410:00

Nautical Lives: A one-day seminar

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11 December 201314:30

The Naval History of the Second World War

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27 November 201314:00

Navies and Revolutions in the Seventeenth Century

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27 February 201314:30

'[We] would like to see Posters depicting vessels...' The shortcomings of British shipping posters and the decline of the British merchant marine, c.1840 to c. 1970.

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27 February 201314:30

'Decolonization, Diversification and British Shipping: the Case of Liverpool's Ocean Group'

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5 December 201214:30

"Masculinities". Part I: Heroism and the Submarine War, 1914-1939; Part II: From Fronts to Frontiers: Reconceptualising Military Masculinity in Soviet Visual Culture, 1945-65

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14 November 201214:30

"Blockade" Part I: The Allied Blockade of Germany, 1914-1918. Conception, Execution, Results; Part II: Narratives of Blockade: the Propaganda War surrounding the Allied Blockade of Germany, 1914-1919

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16 December 201116:00

Education and Training in the maritime/naval world - The nautical schools of Britain and Venice: useful knowledge and the state in the 18th century

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16 December 201114:30

Education and Training in the maritime/naval world - Warriors and Bookworms - Historical Perspectives on Naval Education and Training

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23 February 201117:15

Britain and Piracy in the Persian Gulf in the 19th Century

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23 February 201116:15

The Culture of Renaissance Piracy: the Case of Captain Mainwaring

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10 November 201016:00

'The Hidden Battle of Britain'

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10 November 201016:00

Who Won the Battle For Britain

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10 November 201016:00

The few behind the few: Scientists and the Battle for Britain

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11 June 201016:00

Travelling ayahs, 'ship rage' and legal revenge: race, gender, and class issues for Asian women who sailed as early 20C nannies

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11 June 201014:15

Spaces for personal transformation: the many uses of the Royal Naval training establishment 1905 - 1960

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4 June 201016:00

Enterprising Women in Shipping in the Nineteenth Century

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4 June 201014:15

A Momentous change in the attitude to the Submarine: the Royal Navy's submarines 1939-45

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15 March 201013:00

Myths and Realities in the Rise of Norwegian Merchant Shipping, 1750-1914

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29 January 201016:00

'Maritime Affairs: James Thornhill and the art of navigation at Greenwich in the seventeenth century.'

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29 January 201014:15

'Beyond Bronze Bombards: The Artistic Production of the Arsenal Gun-Founders in Renaissance Venice'.

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25 November 200916:00

Indian Ocean Trade, 1600-1800.

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26 June 200916:00

"Cultural Histories of the Sea" 'Historicizing the Early Modern Ocean'

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26 June 200914:15

"Cultural Histories of the Sea" 'Becoming maritime: between naval history and popular culture'

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30 January 200914:15

"The Sea and the Navy in British National Identity"

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1 July 200815:00

Toward a Theory of Mutiny: Social Control and High Risk Collective Action in the Royal Navy, 1740-1820

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20 June 200816:00

"Nothing new in France? Recent trends in French historiography on early modern martitime trade"

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20 June 200814:15

"Living by the Sea: Women, Family, and Seamen in Medieval English Coastal Communities"

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25 January 200814:00

Launch of 'Four Travel Journals' (The Hakluyt Society)

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22 June 200716:00

John Thomas Serres: an artist with the Channel Fleet 1799 - 1801

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22 June 200714:15

'Shipping and European Economic Growth 1500 - 1800'

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23 April 200716:00

The Rise of the Greek Fleet in Mediterranean Shipping and Trade During the 18th Century.

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26 January 200715:30

Naval Records in the National Archives

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26 January 200714:00

'The beginning of the Naval Arms Race - the Naval Defence Act 1889.'

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23 June 200616:00

Manning the professional navy: from crimping to competitive entry, 1850-1900

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23 June 200614:15

Saving the lives of Seafarers. The medical activities of the Seamen's Hospital Society

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24 March 200616:00

Bristol and the Forging of the Atlantic World in the 15th and 16th centuries

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24 March 200614:15

Who ran the blockade? Re-evaluating British Strategy in World War One

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16 December 200516:00

Stephen Borough and the opening of the Arctic Seas in the mid-sixteenth century

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16 December 200514:15

The naval intelligence available to Nelson in the Mediterranean, 1803-1805

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24 June 200516:00

Harnessing the Oceans: the mariners' perception of the marine environment in the 18th century

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24 June 200514:15

Cannibal Catastrophe: the remaking of Sir John Franklin 1848-1866

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28 January 200516:00

West Country seamen and collectors in the Pacific in the 18th Century

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28 January 200514:15

'He brings great news!' The dissemination of information about Trafalgar

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25 June 200416:00

An enterprising business: shipbuilding, smuggling and tax evasion during the Napoleonic wars

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25 June 200414:15

The reform of the Royal Navy 1796-1832

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19 March 200416:00

The reasons for British naval supremacy in the age of sail 1648-1815

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19 March 200414:15

Work and Waste: Alfred Holt and the Moral Economy of the Ocean Steam Ship

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17 October 200316:00

RESTORATION AND PRESENTATION OF HISTORIC SHIPS (Part 2): Maintaining and sailing the Tamar sailing barge Shamrock

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17 October 200314:15

RESTORATION AND PRESENTATION OF HISTORIC SHIPS (Part 1): Preparing the Victory for the bicentenary of Trafalgar

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27 June 200316:00

The Challenge to Naval Identity: Multiple Communities and the Patterns of Shipboard Life, 1856-1900

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27 June 200314:15

Sea Fighting in the Eighteenth Century: A New Approach

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21 March 200316:00

The Gunnery at Jutland: technology and tactics

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21 March 200314:15

The Gunnery at Trafalgar: training, tactics or temperament?

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18 October 200216:00

Local Providers of International Shipping Services: The Wilson Line of Hull, 1840-1916

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18 October 200214:15

The wreck of HMS Colossus on the Scillies in 1798

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