The Society organises regular conferences on major topics in court studies and on particular aspects of court culture. Often held at locations of historical interest, the Society’s conferences combine papers from scholars, writers and research students, and always present ground-breaking research.

Performance, Royalty and the Court, 1500-1800

The Society for Court Studies, with the support of the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art and Birkbeck College School of Arts and Department of History, Classics and Archaeology, is pleased to announce that booking has now opened for our conference on 11-12 April 2019, ‘Performance, Royalty and the Court, 1500-1800’. You can find the draft conference schedule here and can book at this link where members are eligible for reduced rates. Programme:

Past Conferences

For a list of past conferences organised by the Society for Court Studies, click here.