Life cycles seminar, Summer 2010, Institute of Historical Research, Tuesdays, 5.15 p.m., Pollard room

11th May, Bonnie Evans, (King’s College, London)

“Mapping the End of Mental Deficiency Legislation: The Psychotic, Subnormal and Autistic Children of 1950s and 1960s Britain”

25th May, Dr Pamela Cox (University of Essex) (This session will start at 5.30) Repeat losses to care: chaotic life-cycles, intimate citizenship and social exclusion, 1900 to the present

8th June, Dr Stephanie Olsen (Harvard University)

“Men from the Boys: Citizenship and the Emerging Category of Adolescence in fin-de-siècle Britain”

22nd June, Dr Lutz Sauerteig (University of Durham)

Loss of innocence: The Shaping of Childhood Sexuality around 1900

We usually go for a drink and a meal afterwards