Events

The Department of History has an extensive programme of events throughout the year including seminars, conferences and day schools.

Forthcoming Events

Mons revisited

Mons revisited

Date
28/04/2015
Description
The 2015 John Terraine Lecture given by Dr Spencer Jones (University of Wolverhampton).
The Birmingham Book Club, 1745 - 1900: an influential but little-known society at the heart of Birmingham life

The Birmingham Book Club, 1745 - 1900: an influential but little-known society at the heart of Birmingham life

Date
29/04/2015
Description
Historical Association seminar given by Nick Benbow (Independent Scholar).
Chinatowns and the Rise of China

Chinatowns and the Rise of China

Date
06/05/2015
Description
A Global China: New Approaches lecture given by Ien Ang (University of Western Sydney).
Fortunes of war: the West Midlands at the time of Waterloo

Fortunes of war: the West Midlands at the time of Waterloo

Date
12/05/2015
Description
The 2015 Eric Hopkins Memorial Lecture. Various speakers and publication launch.
Glocalizing Medicine in the Canton/Hong Kong Region in Late Qing China (1840-1911)

Glocalizing Medicine in the Canton/Hong Kong Region in Late Qing China (1840-1911)

Date
14/05/2015
Description
A Global China: New Approaches lecture given by Angela Ki Che Leung (University of Hong Kong).
Greece in Crisis: Culture and the Politics of Austerity

Greece in Crisis: Culture and the Politics of Austerity

Date
23/05/2015
Description
This workshop is part of a two-year research network funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) on the Cultural Politics of the Greek Crisis. Attendance is free but please register.
A Micro-Historical Approach to Global China: The Daily Life of Europeans in Beijing in the Long 18th Century

A Micro-Historical Approach to Global China: The Daily Life of Europeans in Beijing in the Long 18th Century

Date
11/06/2015
Description
A Global China: New Approaches lecture given by Eugenio Menegon (Boston University).
From World History to World Literature: China, the South, and the Global 1960s

From World History to World Literature: China, the South, and the Global 1960s

Date
12/06/2015
Description
A Global China: New Approaches lecture given by Shu-mei Shih (University of Hong Kong and University of California, Los Angeles).
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