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The Bath Branch of the Historical Association organises a full
programme of talks, visits and social events covering all aspects of history and historical research
Our live lectures take place at Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution (BRLSI). BRLSI complies with current government Covid-19 guidelines: hand sanitizer
is readily available, well-spaced seating ensures social distancing, and visitors are asked to wear face coverings inside the building.
You will need to reserve a place if you would like to attend our next lecture
To book phone 01225 812945
18 February 2021
The Execution of Earl Waltheof, 1076: Rebellion and its consequences in eleventh-century England
Professor Ryan Lavelle (University of Winchester)
Ryan Lavelle, BA (Hons) MA PhD FRHistS SFHEA, is Professor of Early Medieval History at the University of Winchester. He specialises in Anglo-Saxon and early medieval military and political history, and is the author of a range of books and articles relating to the Middle Ages.
He is author of Places of Contested Power: Conflict and Rebellion in England and France, 830-1150, published by Boydell in July 2020. He is also historical advisor for the television drama series The Last Kingdom.