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), 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 2018
DateSeminar details
15 January
Invisibility and Infamy: exploring the history of fundraising in the UK
Beth Breeze (University of Kent)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

29 January
Building bridges of trust: child transports from Finland to Sweden during WWII
Ann Nehlin (University of Stockholm)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

12 February
The first charity shops? Salvation Army and Red Cross stores (1890s-1910s)
Marjorie Gerhardt (University of Reading)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

12 March
The history of food banks
Alex Murdoch (London South Bank University)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR