Contemporary British History Seminar

Venue: S8.08, Strand Campus, King's College London

Time: Wednesdays  17:00

Convenors: Dr Andrew Blick (KCL); Dr Helen Glew (Westminster); Dr Alana Harris (KCL); Dr Kandiah (KCL); Professor Richard Roberts (KCL); Professor Pat Thane (KCL)

Spring Term 2017
DateSeminar details
18 January
17:00
Domestic water and the politics of the home in post-war Britain
Glen O'Hara (Oxford Brookes)
King's College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS

1 February
17:00
Teenage Heterosexuality and Home Life, 1950-1980
Hannah Carnock (University of Exeter)
King's College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS

15 February
17:00
Women hotel staff and the negotiation of class, gender, and national identity in Britain, 1918-1950.
Eloise Moss (University of Manchester)
King's College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS

22 February
17:00
"Save Ulster from Sodomy!": Northern Ireland and Homosexuality after 1967
Sean Brady (Birkbeck)
King's College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS

1 March
17:00
Ethnographies of the Westminster Parliament 1997-2015: the shapeshifting work of politicians
Emma Crewe (SOAS)
King's College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS

15 March
17:00
The Duke and the Dictator: Marshal Tito of Yugoslavia's visit to Britain in March 1953
Andrew Harrison (The National Archives)
King's College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS

22 March
17:00
The Catholic Church and the Northern Irish Troubles: An Entangled History
Maggie Scull (KCL)
King's College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS

29 March
17:00
Royal Diplomacy in the twentieth century
Michael Kandiah (KCL), Matthew Glencross (KCL)
King's College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS