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China at the centre of "Eurasian" history

China at the centre of "Eurasian" history

Description
Video of the latest Global China: New Approaches Seminar given by Pamela Crossley (Dartmouth, USA).
Date:
03/03/2015
'Official' papers may not tell whole story of historical paedophilia scandal

'Official' papers may not tell whole story of historical paedophilia scandal

Description
Dr Christopher Moores discusses how the discovery and release of government papers detailing the investigation into the alleged 'unnatural' sexual conduct of diplomat Sir Peter Hayman generated substantial press coverage; yet unreported, were alternative contemporary accounts offering a different story of the legal proceedings brought against members of the Paedophile Information Exchange in the 1980s.
Date:
25/02/2015
furnace: A New Online Postgraduate Journal

furnace: A New Online Postgraduate Journal

Description
furnace is a new online Postgraduate journal within the Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage (IIICH) at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
25/02/2015
A funny thing didn't happen on the way to the Forum

A funny thing didn't happen on the way to the Forum

Description
Inaugural lecture of Professor Simon Esmonde-Cleary
Date:
24/02/2015
'World War One: Aviation Comes of Age' MOOC

'World War One: Aviation Comes of Age' MOOC

Description
Registration is now open for our World War One MOOC in collaboration with the BBC, which will allow users to explore the aerial aspect of the conflict through a series of academic resources and multimedia content.
Date:
03/02/2015
Friends of the Centre for West Midlands History newsletter

Friends of the Centre for West Midlands History newsletter

Description
The January edition of the friends newsletter is now available.
Date:
27/01/2015
Twelfth Cadbury Conference: Money Judgments

Twelfth Cadbury Conference: Money Judgments

Description
Call for papers for conference in May 2015.
Date:
23/01/2015
After Paris: keeping our buildings and minds open

After Paris: keeping our buildings and minds open

Description
In the latest Birmingham Brief Professor Gavin Schaffer discusses the after-effects of the Paris shootings on Britains Jewish community.
Date:
23/01/2015
Call for papers: Trans-Atlantic Dialogues on Cultural Heritage

Call for papers: Trans-Atlantic Dialogues on Cultural Heritage

Description
Conference on Heritage, Tourism and Traditions will take place 13-16 July 2015, Liverpool, UK.
Date:
21/01/2015
Report: Roundtable on contemporary global environmental history

Report: Roundtable on contemporary global environmental history

Description
The inaugural BISEMEH event which featured two papers with different geographic scopes, timeframes, and moral quagmires.
Date:
14/01/2015
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