History seminars at the IHR

Military History

Convenors: David French, Brian Holden-Reid, Andrew Lambert, William Philpott

Venue: Smaller Conference Room,in the IHR basement, unless otherwise stated

Time: Tuesday, 5.15pm.  

Some podcasts from this Seminar are available online

Autumn Term 2014
DateSeminar details
7 October 'Security for All Time'. The Radicalisation of German War Aims, 1914-1918

Dr Alexander Watson (Goldsmiths, University of London)


21 October Lord Wantage VC: Victorian hero, Volunteer and MP

Dr Roger Stern


4 November The Kaiser and the development of command responsibility as a war crime

Ian Stafford


18 November Shoulder-to-Shoulder: Lessons for Multinational Operations from the Commonwealth Division in the Korean War, 1950-53

Dr Meghan Fitzpatrick

Please note:  this session takes place in the Court Room, Senate House, first floor


2 December No Seminar

Seminar members are invited to attend the book launch of Professor William Philpott’s Attrition: Fighting the First World War in the Nash Lecture Theatre, King’s College London at 18:15

Please note:  this session begins at 18:15 and takes place in the Nash Lecture Theatre, King’s College London


16 December The Birth, Life and Death of Hitler's Z Fleet

Dr Simon House