History seminars at the IHR

Global History

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). .


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 lonconf@nd.edu.

Time: Thursdays at 5.30 p.m 

Podcast: Available online

Registration: Seminar-goers are kindly asked to register by e-mailing cparkyn@nd.edu

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.

Some podcasts from this seminar are available online

Summer Term 2016
DateSeminar details
1 June Showcasing Cities@SAS, University of London

Godela Weiss-Sussex (IMLR): Berlin
Matthew Davies (IHR, director CMH): London
Claire Launchbury (IMLR/IHR, director Cities@SAS initiative): Beirut
Greg Woolf (director, ICS): Urban apes
Joanne Anderson (Warburg): Innsbruck
Tom Hulme (IHR-CMH): Chicago

Organised by Dr Claire Launchbury

This event showcases the diversity of disciplinary approaches to all things urban at the School of Advanced Study, University of London. Scholars from different Institutes talk about their research on different urban spaces across the world. We reflect on our different approaches to the city through cultural studies, classics, art history, modern history and modern languages.

If you would like to register, please click on the following link: Register