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Reformation: The Story of Britain’s First Brexit

Course: Reformation: The Story of Britain’s First Brexit
Tutor: Dr Jonathan Rodell
Start Date: 8th November 2019
Start Time: Dinner
End Date: 10th November 2019
End Time: Lunch
Res Fee (from): £338.00
Non Res Fee: £226.00 What's included?

500 years before Brexit, Britain unilaterally withdrew from another European union, the Roman Catholic church. The decision brought bloodshed at home and in Ireland, and social dislocation that took centuries to resolve ut also laid the foundations for modern Britain. What was the Reformation and what was its legacy?

Tutor Information

Dr Jonathan Rodell studied History at Pembroke College, Cambridge and received his doctorate for a thesis on popular religion in the 18th and 19th centuries.  In 2012 he was a visiting fellow at Southern Methodist University, Dallas.  The focus of his work is on grassroots history and the impact of religious ideas upon the lives of ordinary people.  He is the author of several articles and of 'The Rise of Methodism: a Study of Bedfordshire 1736-1851' (BHRS, 2014).

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