Outputs

Academic Publications

Public History, Interviews, and Press

Papers, Presentations, and Talks

  • 10 June 2020: P. Withington, ‘Pre-Modern Citizenship: An Ancient Concept for the Modern World?’, Department of Urban Studies and Planning Seminar Series (University of Sheffield).
  • 11 February 2020: S. Snelders, ‘The Normalisation of Drugs: A Historical Perspective’, Invited Lecture (Royal Academy of Sciences, Amsterdam).
  • 8 February 2020: P. Withington, ‘Tobacco and Playhouses in Renaissance London: New Intoxicants, New Pleasures’, Conference Paper, Cultures of Intoxication: Contextualising Alcohol and Drug Use, Past and Present (University College Dublin).
  • 8 February 2020: S. Snelders, ‘The Introduction of New Intoxicants and the Problem of Excess: Tea and Tobacco in the Seventeenth-Century Dutch Republic’, Conference Paper, Cultures of Intoxication: Contextualising Alcohol and Drug Use, Past and Present (University College Dublin).
  • 6 February 2020: P. Withington, ‘Tobacco and Playhouses in Renaissance London: New Intoxicants, New Pleasures’, Workshop Paper, Pleasurescapes: Transnational Forces of Integration in European Cities (Erasmus University Rotterdam).
  • 19 December 2019: J. Brown, ‘Intoxicating Spaces: The Impact of New Intoxicants on Urban Spaces in Europe, 1600–1850’, Seminar Paper, Sheffield Centre for Early Modern Studies Seminar (University of Sheffield).
  • 9 December 2019: T. Pieters, ‘Morpheus Gatekeepers: The Blessing and Burden of Doctors’ and Pharmacists’ Role as Narcotic Distributors’, Workshop Paper, Beyond the Medicines/Drugs Dichotomy: Historical Perspectives on Good and Evil (University of Johannesburg).
  • 9 December 2019: P. Withington, ‘New Intoxicants and Early Modern Medical Practice’, Workshop Paper, Beyond the Medicines/Drugs Dichotomy: Historical Perspectives on Good and Evil (University of Johannesburg).
  • 21 November 2019: P. Withington, ‘Slavery and Practical Humanism’, Seminar Paper, Medieval and Early Modern Studies Seminar (University of Chicago).
  • 15 November 2019: P. Withington, ‘The Invention of Addiction’, Conference Paper, North American Conference of British Studies (University of Vancouver).
  • 7 November 2019: P. Withington, ‘The Power of Company’, Workshop Paper, The Edge of Politics (University of Lille).
  • 26–27 October 2019: P. Withington, ‘Embodied Fictions’, Conference Paper, Façade Truths in Tokugawa Japan and Beyond (Yale University).
  • 19–21 September 2019: P. Withington, ‘Urban Citizens’, Workshop Paper, Political Personhood in the Early Modern British World Before 1800 (Folger Shakespeare Library).
  • 4 July 2019: P. Withington, ‘The Power of Sociability’, Keynote Lecture, Sociability in Early Modern Europe (University of Birmingham).