News from the Department of History

Reading Group to discuss Stuart Hall's autobiography 'Familiar Stranger'

Reading Group to discuss Stuart Hall's autobiography 'Familiar Stranger'

Description
Organised by Modern British Studies and BRIHC.
Date:
28/04/2017
'Financial Consumerism': citizenship, consumerism and capital ownership in the 1980s

'Financial Consumerism': citizenship, consumerism and capital ownership in the 1980s

Description
Amy Edwards (Department of History) writes for the Journal of Contemporary British History.
Date:
21/04/2017
Thatcher's troops? Neighbourhood Watch schemes and the search for 'ordinary' Thatcherism in 1980s Britain

Thatcher's troops? Neighbourhood Watch schemes and the search for 'ordinary' Thatcherism in 1980s Britain

Description
Dr Chris Moores (Department of History) writes for the Journal of Contemporary British History.
Date:
21/04/2017
Mrs Thatcher's peacock blue sari: ethnic minorities, electoral politics and the Conservative Party, c. 1974–86

Mrs Thatcher's peacock blue sari: ethnic minorities, electoral politics and the Conservative Party, c. 1974–86

Description
Dr Matthew Francis writes for the Journal of Contemporary British History.
Date:
21/04/2017
Professor Patrick Geary (IAS, Princeton) at University of Birmingham

Professor Patrick Geary (IAS, Princeton) at University of Birmingham

Description
BRIHC will be hosting several academic events with Professor Geary in the first week of summer term.
Date:
11/04/2017
BECC-BSECS Postgraduate Travel Award 2017

BECC-BSECS Postgraduate Travel Award 2017

Description
The Birmingham Eighteenth-Century Centre and the British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies are delighted to invite applications for their annual postgraduate travel award.
Date:
04/04/2017
Terror in London: It's about containment and not curtailment

Terror in London: It's about containment and not curtailment

Description
Dr Steve Hewitt presents the latest Birmingham Perspective on the recent London terror attack.
Date:
27/03/2017
BRIHC Research Fellowships

BRIHC Research Fellowships

Description
The University of Birmingham is delighted to announce these exciting opportunities for three outstanding early career researchers to join BRIHC's vibrant research community on a two year research fellowship, starting in September 2017.
Date:
23/03/2017
Economic History and/as History of Economics: On Affinities, Old and New

Economic History and/as History of Economics: On Affinities, Old and New

Description
Audio recording of a Ivan Boldyrev (Humboldt University, Berlin) In conversation with Roger Backhouse (Economics, University of Birmingham).
Date:
20/03/2017
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
Displaying 31 to 40 of 303
Previous 2 3 4 5 6 Next