Otto von Bismarck: A Bicentennial exhibition and lecture
On April 1st the bicentenary of Bismarck’s birth will be celebrated by the German President Joachim Gauck in Berlin. To share this event the Bismarck Foundation is organizing an exhibition at the IHR, which will be opened on the 6th May by the IHR Director, Professor Lawrence Goldman. Professor Jonathan Steinberg will then lecture on ‘the Iron Chancellor’.
History and Biography
The podcast of the Inaugural Lecture by the new Director of the Institute of Historical Research and Professor of History in the University of London is now available.
Today at the Institute
17:15, Peter Marshall Room, 204Dr Dan Todman (QMUL)
17:30, Institute of Historical Research (IHR)Jo Stephenson (Queen Mary University of London)
17:30, OtherA commemoration of the twentieth anniversary of the death of Joseph Needham, with Leonard Blussé (Emeritus Professor of the History of European Relations with China, Leiden) on ‘Needham and the Sea’.
17:30, Room 103 (Senate House, first floor)Simon Young (University of Winchester)
17:30, Wolfson Room II (NB02)Penelope Edmonds (Tasmania)
The soup of the day in the IHR Common Room is
spicy red pepper.
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Catherine Marshall (Université de Cergy-Pontoise et IEP Saint-Germain en Laye), Added 25 Mar 2015
Professor Sir Richard Evans (Regius Professor of History, Wolfson College, Cambridge), Added 24 Mar 2015
Professor Lawrence Goldman (Director of the IHR), Added 24 Mar 2015
Francis Beckett, Ian Birchall and Mike Sheridan, Added 23 Mar 2015
Alex Ritchie (The National Archives), Added 23 Mar 2015