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Latest news from Birmingham Research Institute for History and Cultures

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

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Professor Priya Satia (Stanford) delivered the Modern and Contemporary Annual Lecture 2018.
Date:
14/06/2018
African superheroes in the 1970s and '80s: a historical perspective

African superheroes in the 1970s and '80s: a historical perspective

Description
Second in Tessa Pijnaker's series of blogposts for Africa in Words.
Date:
12/06/2018
Debt, service, and the origins of capitalism

Debt, service, and the origins of capitalism

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Report and video from David Graeber's recent keynote.
Date:
12/06/2018
Stanford "Guns" Professor's visit to Birmingham

Stanford "Guns" Professor's visit to Birmingham

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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
What is an African superhero?

What is an African superhero?

Description
Tessa Pijnaker, PhD student in African Studies and Anthropology, writes for the Africa in Words blog.
Date:
04/06/2018
Entanglement

Entanglement

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Report from the BRIHC 2018 Summer Series event.
Date:
04/06/2018

Recreating New Place: Behind-the-Scenes

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Recent changes to the Shakespeare New Place house model have been spearheaded by period interpreter Phil Watson, the designer of the new vinyl adhesives that have been added.
Date:
21/05/2018
1968

1968

Description
Report from the BRIHC 2018 Summer Series event.
Date:
21/05/2018
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