Rethinking Modern Europe

Sponsored by Lord Tugendhat

Venue: Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR, North block, Senate House unless otherwise stated

Time: Wednesdays 17:30

Convenors: Dejan Djokić (Goldsmiths); Celia Donert (Liverpool); Alex Drace-Francis (Amsterdam); Christian Goeschel (Manchester); Philippa Hetherington (UCL); Simon Jackson (Birmingham); Lucy Riall (EUI Florence); Jan Rüger (Birkbeck); Astrid Swenson (Bath Spa).

Autumn Term 2017
DateSeminar details
11 October
Goodbye London: will Brexit be the end of the love affair between Italians and England?
Enrico Franceschini (London correspondent of La Repubblica)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

25 October
“The Conservative Invention of Human Rights and the European Project”
Marco Duranti (University of Sydney)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

8 November
PhD student seminar: Overtones of a nationalism: negotiating western art music into 19th c. Greek cultural reality
Artemis Ignatidou (Brunel University London)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

22 November
The Russian Revolution and National Self-determination in Modern Europe: The cases of Yugoslavia, Scotland and Catalonia
Dejan Jovic (University of Zagreb)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

6 December
Founding Weimar. A French History of the German Revolution.
Mark Jones (University College Dublin)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR