Source : YFile Article - June 13, 2018
An international conference held last month marked the work and contributions one of York University’s leading scholars, Professor Emeritus Nicholas Rogers.
“Crowds, Crime and Popular Politics in Britain and its Empire,” held on May 24 and 25, honoured the work of Rogers, a leading historian of 18th century Britain, and attracted scholars from Britain, Canada and the U.S.
The conference featured lectures by Professor James Epstein of Vanderbilt University, Professor Peter Bailey of Indiana University and Steve Poole of Bristol University. It also included contributions from former graduate students of Rogers and a contribution by Rogers himself.