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New perspectives on the Scottish Wars of Independence

Professor Dauvit Broun

Friday, 23 August 2013 from 09:30 to 17:00 (BST)

New perspectives on the Scottish Wars of Independence

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New perspectives on the Scottish Wars of Independence: Scotland and the governance of England in the thirteenth century

Friday 23 August (Senate Room, Univ. of Glasgow)

9.30 Registration

9.45 Preliminaries

Part I: Sheriffs and counties in Northern England

10.00–11.00

  • Beth Hartland, ‘The People of Northern England: Cumberland, Westmorland and Northumberland, 1216–1286’.
  • Richard Cassidy, ‘Sheriffs, kings and rebels in Cumberland and Northumberland’.

Part II: Government and People in Scotland and Northern England

11.20–12.20

  • David Carpenter, ‘The King’s Government in Northern England in the thirteenth century’.
  • Matthew Hammond, ‘North of the Forth in the Ragman Roll’.

Book launch:

  • Matthew Hammond (ed.), New Perspectives on Medieval Scotland 1093–1286 (Boydell Press)
  • Also on sale will be the new paperback edition of Dauvit Broun, Scottish Independence and the Idea of Britain from the Picts to Alexander III (EUP)

Part III: English politics in Scotland

14.00–15.00

  • John Reuben Davies, ‘England in the Chronicle of Melrose’.
  • Fergus Oakes, ‘Alexander III and the Barons’ Wars’.

Part IV: Law and political ideas in the construction of Scottish independence

15.20–16.20

  • Sophie Ambler, ‘The Montfortian revolution and Scottish political thought’.
  • Sarah Tebbit, ‘The legal context of the formulation of nationhood in early fourteenth-century Scottish texts’.

Summing up

16.30–17.00

  • Dauvit Broun, ‘The Breaking of Britain: cross-border society and Scottish independence’.
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Senate Room, University of Glasgow



Friday, 23 August 2013 from 09:30 to 17:00 (BST)


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Professor Dauvit Broun

http://www.gla.ac.uk/schools/humanities/staff/dauvitbroun

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