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Careering: precarity and solidarity in higher education

Careering: precarity and solidarity in higher education
Description
Dr Tom Cutterham reports on the joint Centre for Modern and Contemporary History and BRIHC forum event held on Wednesday 8 March 2017.
Date:
17/03/2017

Today's Fellows are tomorrow's Birmingham Heroes

Today's Fellows are tomorrow's Birmingham Heroes
Description
Apply for a Birmingham Fellowship and join our sector-leading programme.
Date:
01/03/2017

Fears for peers?

Fears for peers?
Description
Matthew Cole writing for The Conversation on House of Lords reform.
Date:
27/02/2017

Civil Liberties and Human Rights in Twentieth-Century Britain

Civil Liberties and Human Rights in Twentieth-Century Britain
Description
The latest book by Dr Chris Moores has been published this month.
Date:
16/02/2017

How Fascist is Trump? (Re)-Writing Nazi History in an Age of Populism'

How Fascist is Trump? (Re)-Writing Nazi History in an Age of Populism'
Description
Audio recording of a talk by Dr Frank Uekoetter for the Centre for Modern and Contemporary History and the Institute for German Studies.
Date:
18/01/2017

Call for papers - Everyday Empires:Trans-Imperial Circulations in a Multi-Disciplinary Perspective

Call for papers -  Everyday Empires:Trans-Imperial Circulations in a Multi-Disciplinary Perspective
Description
Call for papers for a two day exploring the ways in which empire was lived through commonplace things, spaces, and decisions in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
Date:
12/12/2016

CfP: British Studies in a Broken World

CfP: British Studies in a Broken World
Description
Modern British Studies at Birmingham invites proposals for panels showcasing new research on all aspects of British history from the 18th century to the present.
Date:
30/11/2016

Global environmental history of WWI : Tait Keller visits Birmingham

Global environmental history of WWI : Tait Keller visits Birmingham
Description
Tait Keller (Rhodes College) visits Birmingham for a month, sponsored by the School of History and Cultures and the Birmingham Institute of Forest Research.
Date:
14/11/2016

Suggested reading for Nicholas Matheou Materiality seminar

Suggested reading for Nicholas Matheou Materiality seminar
Description
Suggested readings for the next Materiality seminar, 'Towards a Historical Materialist Critique of Ethnicity: Armenianness between the Caucasus and Medieval New Rome' by Nicholas Matheou
Date:
02/11/2016

Phosphate mining in North Africa- an undergraduate research project

Phosphate mining in North Africa- an undergraduate research project
Description
History student Joanna Ballaster reflects on her Undergraduate Research Scholarship project working with Dr Simon Jackson to research phosphate mining in North Africa.
Date:
14/10/2016
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