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Mike Snape on 'The Big Question'

Mike Snape on 'The Big Question'
Description
Dr Mike Snape recently participated in a special edition of 'The Big Questions with Nicky Campbell' from Goldsmiths College in London asking, did World War 1 change Britain for the better?
Date:
21/05/2014

Third Postgraduate Conference in Conflict Archaeology - Call for Papers

Third Postgraduate Conference in Conflict Archaeology - Call for Papers
Description
The department of Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology and the Ironbridge International Institute of Cultural Heritage at the University of Birmingham will host a three-day conference presenting postgraduate research in conflict archaeology on November 5th-7th, 2014. This conference will provide a lively forum to present, discuss and discover the latest research in this growing field. Deadline for abstracts: 1 July 2014.
Date:
06/05/2014

Belief and the Great War

Belief and the Great War
Description
A new article by Dr Michael Snape for the Voices of War and Peace website.
Date:
27/03/2014

New postgraduate courses are changing our views of the First World War

New postgraduate courses are changing our views of the First World War
Description
Dr Jonathan Boff and PhD student Aimee Fox-Godden were featured in an article in the Guardian.
Date:
13/03/2014

MA Military History by distance learning

MA Military History by distance learning
Description
Dr Jonathan Boff discusses our MA Military History by distance learning in a new video this week.
Date:
06/03/2014

The First World War commemorations: across Europe and into the future

The First World War commemorations: across Europe and into the future
Description
As we reach 100 years since the outbreak of the First World War, how will the way we commemorate this period in history change?
Date:
12/02/2014

Military Structures and ranks

Military Structures and ranks
Description
New First World War article by Dr Jonathan Boff for the British Library.
Date:
03/02/2014

Birmingham Great War Centenary Lecture Series

Birmingham Great War Centenary Lecture Series
Description
To commemorate the centenary of the First World War, the University of Birmingham's Centre for War Studies is delighted to announce a series of lectures by distinguished international historians on important themes to do with the conflict.
Date:
20/01/2014

Apply for the Midlands3Cities AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership

Apply for the Midlands3Cities AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership
Description
410 PhD studentships available for a 9 January 2014 deadline.
Date:
17/12/2013

'Secret' WWI diary paints 'vivid and visceral' picture

'Secret' WWI diary paints 'vivid and visceral' picture
Description
Dr Jonathan Boff was interviewed for a BBC online feature on the Pals Battalion and the war diary of Harry Drinkwater.
Date:
13/11/2013
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