International History

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

Time: Tuesdays 18:00

Convenors: Ms Melanie Aspey (The Rothschild Archive), Dr Christopher Baxter (The Cabinet Office), Dr Best (LSE), Dr Ellison (QMUL), Professor Johnson (Kent), Dr Kandiah (KCL), Dr Kelly (KCL), Dr Pedaliu (LSE), Mrs Staerck (IHR), Dr Kate Utting (KCL), Professor J. Young (University of Nottingham)

Spring Term 2017
DateSeminar details
17 January
18:00
“It's all a matter of timing” - Human Rights Activism, Soviet Dissent and the Cold War
Mark Hurst (University of Kent)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

31 January
18:00
The Imperial War Conferences and the Evolution of the Commonwealth
John Mitcham (Duquesne University, USA)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

14 February
18:00
Scientists for Sakharov, Orlov and Shcharansky:
Charlotte Alston (Northumbria University)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

28 February
18:00
Propaganda and the crisis of the global order
Nicholas O'Shaughnessy (King's College London)
King's College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS

14 March
18:00
Protest as democratic practice: peace movements in Greece during the 1980s
Eirini Karamouzi (University of Sheffield)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

28 March
18:00
“A Babel of conflicting views”: Gathering Intelligence in the Middle East during the First World War
Juliette Desplat (The National Archives)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

DateSeminar details
4 April
18:00
Royal Diplomacy in the twentieth century
Michael Kandiah (King's College London), Matthew Glencross
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

Summer Term 2017
DateSeminar details
25 April
18:00
Britain and political warfare in the mid Cold War
David Mason (Joint Services Command and Staff College)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

9 May
18:00
The Feminist Foundations of the Global Economic Order
Marc-William Palen (University of Exeter)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

23 May
18:00
Preferring to dismember it: Margaret Thatcher and the demise of the British National Oil Company
Jonathan Kuiken (Wilkes College, USA)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

6 June
18:00
Conscription, Empire, and the Crisis of the British Constitution in the First World War
Jesse Tumblin (Boston College, USA)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR