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), Saul Kelly (KCL), Effie Pedaliu (LSE), Richard Smith (FCO), Gillian Staerck (IHR), Kate Utting (KCL), J. Young (University of Nottingham)

Spring Term 2018
DateSeminar details
9 January
18:00
The British Foreign Office and the intragovernmental battle over a future world order, 1941-44
Andrew Ehrhardt (King's College, London)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

23 January
18:00
Canada, the Europemissiles Crisis, and Pierre Trudeau’s Peace Initiative, 1983-84
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

15 February
18:00
The Dockrill Lecture: The Lion and the Eagle: the British and American empires, 1783-1972
Kathleen Burk (University College London)
The Great Hall, King’s College London

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
The Ambassadors: The Struggle in Britain to Maintain a Career Service, 1919-39
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