Online Conference: Medieval Crafts and Guilds Colloquium hosted by the London Medieval Society, 21 February 2021

The London Medieval Society’s second Medieval Crafts and Guilds Colloquium will be held online, via Zoom, on Saturday 21st February 2021.

The programme of the day is as follows:

10.20 Welcome and Introduction

10.30 Matthew Davies (Birkbeck) – London’s Guilds and Companies: Authority, Regulation, and Community

11.20 Break

11.30 Daniella Gonzalez (University of Kent) – Political Memory in Richard II’s London: The 1388 Guild Petitions, Civic Governance and the Burning of the Jubilee Book

12.15 Mark Whelan (King’s College London) – Wax and Guilds in Late Medieval Baltic and North Sea Communities

1.00 Lunch

1.45 Round Table (all speakers)

2.30 End of Event

Register for free on the official event page here:


Published by charlottecook

Charlotte Cook graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor’s degree in European History from Washington & Lee University in 2019. In 2020 she received her Master’s degree in History of Art from the Courtauld Institute of Art, earning the classification of Merit. Her research explores questions of royal patronage, both by and in honor of rulers, in fourteenth- and fifteenth-century England. She has worked as a researcher and collections assistant at several museums and galleries, and plans to begin her PhD in the autumn of 2022.

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