History seminars at the IHR

Modern British History

Convenors:   Professor Matthew Cragoe (Lincoln), Professor David Edgerton (King's), Dr David Feldman (Birkbeck), Dr Roland Quinault (IHR), Dr Paul Readman (King's College), Emily Robinson (Sussex), Professor Frank Trentmann (Birkbeck), Dr Robert Saunders (QMUL)

For enquiries relating to this seminar please contact Mr Brian Wallace (King's) brian.wallace@kcl.ac.uk

Venue:   Peter Marshall Room 204, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House.  9 October in the Wolfson Conference Suite, in the basement

Time: Thursday, 5.15pm

Spring Term 2015
DateSeminar details
15 January The State of Things: Rethinking state history

Prof Patrick Joyce (Manchester)

29 January 'A female politician'?: The career of Mary Catherine Stanley, Countess of Derby (1824-1900)

Dr Jennifer Davey (UEA)

12 February The Britain and Europe Referendum, 1975

Dr Robert Saunders (QMUL)

26 February Class and Politics in the late 1960s: The attitudes of Tyneside shipbuilders

Florence Sutcliffe-Braithwaite (Cambridge)

12 March PhD student session

Fit to Ride, Fit to Rule: Sir Francis Grant's equestrian portraits of Queen Victoria

Ann Poulson (King's)


BBC Radio, Emotional Expression and the Creation of George V's 'Intimate Public'
Edward Owens (Manchester)

26 March 'In a way, like, we did the learning ourselves': Researching First World War military service in London

Dr Dan Todman (QMUL)