Principal Early Modern Records Specialist, Medieval and Early Modern team
Ruth Selman is a Principal Early Modern Records Specialist in the Medieval and Early Modern team. She has worked at The National Archives in a variety of roles since 1999, focusing on the development of online guidance and tools for researchers. She is also currently a Collaborative Doctoral Award PhD candidate at the University of Roehampton (in partnership with The National Archives, Essex Record Office and the Friends of Historic Essex, and supported by AHRC), researching the extent and impact of poverty in late seventeenth-century Essex.
Her current projects and interests at The National Archives are focused on the Privy Council in the reign of Charles I, the Letters and Papers of Henry VIII, the Reformation, and early modern Roman and Venetian records in the archives.
British Engagement Project for Displaced Children seeks to enhance understanding of British values, culture, and history through a professionally developed non-informal curricula designed for displaced (i.e. asylum seekers, refugees, forced migrants) families children, aged between 11-16.
An opportunity for PhD and early-career researchers from diverse social science and humanities disciplines to meet and share their research experiences.
On 27 November 2015, LCSS has successfully organised a roundtable at SOAS to discuss the recent Migrant Crisis
In August 2015, LCSS has successfully conducted the Training Programme on Ottoman and Archival Studies, which took place in London and Oxford.
We are excited to conduct LCSS's first summer school and to host a lovely group of students from Azerbaijan. 20 July - 14 August
International Conference on Gender and Education: Critical Issues, Policy and Practice: Re-Gendering Education
LCSS’s growing gender platform continued its international conference series in Bloomington, IN, United States on International Conference on Gender and Education
Feray J. Baskin - PhD Candidate, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA
Daniela Alaattinoğlu - PhD Candidate, European University Institute - Florence, Italy
Interview by Ozdemir Ahmet - On Thursday 4 April 2013 An interview was conducted with Baroness Molly Meacher at the House of Lords where questions were put out to her with regards to the welfare reforms introduced by the coalition.