History seminars at the IHR

Military History

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

Venue: Wolfson Room II, in the IHR basement, unless otherwise stated

Time: Tuesday, 5.15pm.  

Some podcasts from this Seminar are available online

Spring Term 2015
DateSeminar details
13 January French Reserve Forces in August and September 1914: An Asset or a Liability?

Professor William Philpott (King’s College London)


27 January Italian Propaganda in the First World War

Stefano Marcuzzi (Oxford University)


10 February 'They got it all wrong!' Victorian Future War Fiction and the First World War

Dr Jorit Wintjes (University of Wuerzburg)


24 February Gallipoli and the 1915 approach to war: a case study in the year of failed offensives

Dr Rhys Crawley (Australian National University)


10 March The Tactical Performance and Learning of British Third Army during the Battles of the Scarpe, April-May 1917

Christopher Newton (King’s College London)