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Midlands universities partnership will train the next generation of arts and humanities researchers

Midlands universities partnership will train the next generation of arts and humanities researchers
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Eight leading universities in the Midlands are joining together to train the next generation of highly-skilled arts and humanities researchers, thanks to funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).
Date:
15/08/2018

Birmingham's Gun Trade: Did war shape the Industrial Revolution?

Birmingham's Gun Trade: Did war shape the Industrial Revolution?
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Interview with Professor Priya Satia on her visit to the University of Birmingham.
Date:
03/07/2018

Cold War History: History: the Berlin blockade and airlift

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Dr Armin Grunbacher presents the latest Birmingham Brief.
Date:
27/06/2018

Pacifists making guns

Pacifists making guns
Description
Professor Priya Satia (Stanford) delivered the Modern and Contemporary Annual Lecture 2018.
Date:
14/06/2018

Stanford "Guns" Professor's visit to Birmingham

Stanford "Guns" Professor's visit to Birmingham
Description
Next week History and Cultures will be delighted to welcome Professor Priya Satia from Stanford University to the UK for the European launch of her book "Empire of Guns: The Violent Making of the Industrial Revolution".
Date:
06/06/2018

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
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