Modern and Contemporary History seminar

Birmingham city centre

Spring 2017

Seminars take place in the Rodney Hilton Library at 4.15pm unless otherwise indicated. 

Workshops and roundtable events, as well as the annual lecture – this year by Alison Bashford – are at different times and you should check the listing below carefully. Drinks are always served, generally in the bar afterwards. All staff and students (and others!) are welcome. For more details, please e-mail us: Simon Jackson, Chris Moores and Klaus Richter and follow us on Twitter @modcontempbham

Forthcoming seminars

The Tramp's Tale: A Story of Soviet Border-Crossings, 1945-50

The Tramp's Tale: A Story of Soviet Border-Crossings, 1945-50

Date
26/04/2017
Description
Modern and Contemporary History Seminar given by Professor Sheila Fitzpatrick (Sydney).
Everyday empires, trans-Imperial circulations in a multi-disciplinary perspective

Everyday empires, trans-Imperial circulations in a multi-disciplinary perspective

Date
25 - 26/05/2017
Description
Two day conference aiming to reinterpret the ways in which empire was lived through commonplace things, spaces, and decisions in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
Modern British Studies Conference 2017: British Studies in a Broken World

Modern British Studies Conference 2017: British Studies in a Broken World

Date
05 - 07/07/2017
Description
A 3 day conference showcasing new research on all aspects of British history from the 18th century to the present.
Women's History Network Conference 2017

Women's History Network Conference 2017

Date
01 - 02/09/2017
Description
The University of Birmingham is honoured to be hosting the 26th annual Women's History Network conference on the theme of 'Women and the Wider World'.
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