Events - The Nineteenth Century Centre

Forthoming and recent events of interest to scholars of the nineteenth century.

Upcoming events

Rethinking populism in Europe: an interdisciplinary roundtable on populist movements in history and today

Rethinking populism in Europe: an interdisciplinary roundtable on populist movements in history and today
Date
07 December 2022 (14:00-15:30)
Location:
Zoom
Description
This roundtable argues that to understand its contemporary manifestations, we need to study populism's historical roots, its engagement with other political movements and its impact on political structures.

How Global Was the Age of Revolutions?

How Global Was the Age of Revolutions?
Date
15 March 2023 (14:00-15:30)
Location:
Zoom
Description
On Wednesday 15 March Sujit Sivasundaram (Cambridge), Joanna Innes (Oxford) and Peter Hill (Northumbria) will be joining us to discuss the extent to which the Age of Revolutions might be understood as 'global'.

The perils of interpreting: the extraordinary story of two translators between Qing China and the British Empire

The perils of interpreting: the extraordinary story of two translators between Qing China and the British Empire
Date
03 May 2023 (14:00-15:30)
Location:
Zoom
Description
Henrietta Harrison, Oxford with commentary from Shirley Ye, Birmingham

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