International History

Venue: Pollard Room N301, 3rd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Tuesdays 18:00

Convenors: Melanie Aspey (The Rothschild Archive), Christopher Baxter (The Cabinet Office), Antony Best (LSE), James Ellison (QMUL), Gaynor Johnson (Kent), Michael Kandiah (KCL), Frank Kelly (KCL), Effie Pedaliu (LSE), Richard Smith (FCO), Gillian Staerck (IHR), Kate Utting (KCL), J. Young (University of Nottingham)

Autumn Term 2017
DateSeminar details
17 October
18:00
'A sheepdog to the Western diplomatic flock': Britain and the search for a solution to the West Siberian pipeline sanctions row of 1982
Richard Smith (FCO Historian)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

31 October
18:00
London, Washington and the Rhodesian Crisis
Todd Carter (University of Oxford)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

14 November
18:00
International History-TBC
Alexander McKenna (King’s College, London)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

28 November
18:00
Universal rights in a divided world? The Protestant human rights engagement of the World Council of Churches, 1948-75
Bastiaan A. Bouwman (London School of Economics)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

Spring Term 2018
DateSeminar details
23 January
18:00
Ententes Cordiales?’: Vichy France and the British Commonwealth during the Second World War
Luc-Andre Brunet (Open University )
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

6 February
18:00
Britain, West Africa and the "New Nuclear Imperialism"’: Decolonisation and Development during French Tests
Christopher Hill (Birmingham City University)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

20 February
18:00
An Entente in Good Heart'? UK-French relations under Thatcher and Giscard, 1979-81
Rachel Utley ( University of Leeds)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

6 March
18:00
International History-TBC
Erik Goldstein (Boston University)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

Summer Term 2018
DateSeminar details
24 April
18:00
UK/USJapanese relations in Middle East during 1970s
Erika Tominaga (King’s College, London )
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

8 May
18:00
European civil integration
Stef Pukallus (University of Sheffield)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

22 May
18:00
African cross-border issues
Vincent Hiribarren (King’s College, London)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

5 June
18:00
Relationship between Churchill and Eisenhower
Justin Olmstead (University of Central Oklahoma, USA)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

19 June
18:00
Ambulant Amateurs’: the rise and fade of the Anglo-German Fellowship
Charles Spicer
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR