History seminars at the IHR
Sponsored by Mark Storey
The Institute of Historical Research and the University of Notre Dame, with the collaboration of the Centre for Global History, University of Oxford, present a series of seminars in
Steering group: Sunil Amrith (Birkbeck), William Clarence-Smith (SOAS), Richard Drayton (KCL), Felipe Fernández-Armesto (Notre Dame), Geoffrey Hosking (SEESS, UCL), Debin Ma (LSE), Kim Wagner (Queen Mary). .
Enquiries to: FELIPE.FERNANDEZ-ARMESTO@nd.edu
Venue: London Centre of the University of Notre Dame, 1 Suffolk Street, SW1Y 4HG (off Pall Mall East, west of the Sainsbury Wing of the National Gallery) on Thursdays from 5.30 p.m. to 7.30 p.m. Seminar-goers are kindly asked to register by e-mailing email@example.com.
Time: Thursdays at 5.30 p.m
Podcast: Available online
Registration: Seminar-goers are kindly asked to register by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Reception: The University of Notre Dame invites seminar-goers to wine at or after the seminars. Those who would like to dine with the speaker should send a cheque for £40 to Felipe Fernández-Armesto, UND, 1 Suffolk Street, London SW1Y 4HG at least a fortnight in advance. Men wear suit and tie to the dinner parties and women are kindly asked to dress accordingly.
A Panel on the Scientific Revolution, in Honour of Patrick O'Brien
Professor O’Brien debates his controversial views with Robert Iliffe, Richard Drayton, Andrew Wear, Alan Powers and others
A Panel on the Palestine Question in Global Context
Professors Dan Cohn-Sherbok and Mary Grey discuss their new book, War or Peace: Debating Israel and Palestine, with Ziauddin Sardar, author of What Do Muslims Believe? and Desperately Seeking Paradise, and Lana Asfour.