Voluntary Action History

Venue: Room N304, 3rd floor, IHR, North Block, Senate House

Time: Mondays 17:30

Convener: Colin Rochester : cirochester@macace.net

Co-conveners: Cait Beaumont (London South Bank University), Kerrie Holloway (Queen Mary University of London), Lester Hillman (University of Greenwich),  Mary Clare Martin (University of Greenwich), Michael Nelles (Open University), Alison Penn (Open University), Bill Rushbrooke (University of Bolton), Bob Snape (University of Bolton), Megan Webber (University of Hertfordshire), Meta Zimmeck (Practical Wisdom R2Z)

Spring Term 2017
DateSeminar details
23 January
17:30
The curtain raiser of modern relief’:British Humanitarianism during the Spanish Civil War
Kerrie Holloway (Queen Mary University of London)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

20 February
17:30
Witness Seminar: My Life in Volunteering in Three Stories
Justin Davis Smith (Cass Business School)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

6 March
17:30
The first decade of the Overseas Doctors’ Association in the UK (1975-1985):
Julian M Simpson (University of Manchester)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

20 March
17:30
The Politics of Poverty: The Child Poverty Action Group, 1965-2015
Ruth Davidson (Kings College London)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

DateSeminar details
3 April
17:30
Book Launch Seminar: Payment and Philanthropy in British Healthcare, 1918-48
George Campbell Gosling (University of Wolverhampton)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

Summer Term 2017
DateSeminar details
12 June
17:30
Details to follow
Sian Roberts (University of Birmingham)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR