War, Society and Culture

Venue: Past and Present Room N202, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Wednesday 17.15

Convenors: Timothy Bowman (Kent), Ambrogio Caiani (Kent), Mark Connelly (Kent), Stefan Goebel (Kent), Richard Grayson (Goldsmiths), Heather Jones (LSE), Erica Wald (Goldsmiths)

Autumn Term 2017
DateSeminar details
11 October
17:15
A Crusade Which Lacks a Cross?: Crusader Medievalism and the Second World War
Mike Horswell (Royal Holloway University of London)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

8 November
17:15
The Spoils of War: British Exploitation of German Science and the Start of the Cold War, 1944-1949
Charlie Hall (University of kent)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

6 December
17:15
The Campaign to Control Warfare: 1853-1914
James Crosland (Liverpool John Moores University)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

Spring Term 2018
DateSeminar details
17 January
17:15
Ego-Documents and Official History: Crown Prince Rupprecht of Bavaria's Diary and the Battle for Memory between the wars
Jonathan Boff (University of Birmingham)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

14 February
17:15
Napoleon’s wars in Scandinavia
Morten Ottosen (University of Southern Denmark/Norwegian Military Academy)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

14 March
17:15
Conflict, Cacti and the Chaco War
Esther Breithoff (University College London)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

DateSeminar details
18 April
17:15
Neutrality and Resistance: British Propaganda in Spain in the two World Wars
Marta Garcia-Cabrera (University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

Summer Term 2018
DateSeminar details
16 May
17:15
Peripheral Experience and Conflicting Discourse in the Channel Islands: An Oral History Case Study of the German Occupation of Sark, 1940-1945
Richard Guille (Phd student, University of Kent)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

13 June
17:15
Soldiers in Mourning: the frontline experience of death and bereavement on the Somme, 1916
Natasha Silk (University of kent)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR