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Birmingham historian of Latin America wins prestigious international prize.

Birmingham historian of Latin America wins prestigious international prize.
Description
Courtney Campbell, based in the Department of History has been declared the 2018 winner of the Latin American Studies Association's Brazil Section award for best article in the humanities.
Date:
29/03/2018

Jakub Beneš wins George Blazyca Prize

Description
Dr Jakub Beneš wins George Blazyca Prize for his latest book: 'Workers and Nationalism'
Date:
28/03/2018

Two Marie Curie Fellowships secured

Two Marie Curie Fellowships secured
Description
The College of Arts and Law has secured two European Commission Marie Curie Individual Fellowships, totalling £150,000.
Date:
19/02/2018

Blue Revolution receives £179,312 Leverhulme Trust grant

Blue Revolution receives £179,312 Leverhulme Trust grant
Description
Professor Corey Ross of the School of History and Cultures will research and write the first history of the international effort to develop fisheries in the global South during the 'long 20th Century' (1870s to present).
Date:
15/12/2017

Children born of war in the twentieth century

Children born of war in the twentieth century
Description
In her new book, Sabine Lee explores the life courses of children born of war in different twentieth-century conflicts, including the Second World War, the Vietnam War, the Bosnian War, the Rwandan Genocide and the LRA conflict.
Date:
16/10/2017

Who's that vagrant? Using life stories to understand the history of homelessness

Description
Professor Nicholas Crowson presents the latest Birmingham Perspective.
Date:
16/10/2017

Dr Marta Musso

Dr Marta Musso
Description
We are delighted to welcome Dr. Marta Musso to the Centre for Modern & Contemporary History as Honorary Research Fellow for the academic year 2017-18.
Date:
11/09/2017

Everyday Empires: descriptive or analytical category?

Everyday Empires: descriptive or analytical category?
Description
A report of the conference Everyday Empires by the organisers Simon Jackson and Nathan Cardon.
Date:
20/07/2017

One-and-a-half cheers for Canada at 150

Description
Dr Steve Hewitt talks about the anniversary of Canada's independence in the latest Birmingham Perspective.
Date:
06/07/2017

Everyday Empires conference - Origins, inspirations, and ways forward

Everyday Empires conference - Origins, inspirations, and ways forward
Description
The first in a series of blogs related to this conferece by the organisers Simon Jackson and Nathan Cardon.
Date:
10/05/2017
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