History seminars at the IHR

Modern French History

Convenor: Iain Stewart (UCL) enquiries to: i.stewart@ucl.ac.uk

Organising Committee:  Juilan Jackson (QMUL), Colin Jones (QMUL), Iain Stewart (UCL), Alison Carol (Brunel), Ludivine Broch (Westminster), Robert D. Priest (Royal Holloway, University of London), Andrew W.M. Smith (UCL), Daniel Lee (Sheffield) 

Venue: Wolfson Room NB02, IHR Basement, North block, Senate House

Time: Monday, 5.30pm

Some podcasts from this Seminar are available online

Autumn Term 2015
DateSeminar details
5 October A roundtable discussion of Emile Chabal's 'A Divided Republic: Nation, State and Citizenship in Contemporary France'

Emile Chabal (University of Edinburgh) with responses from Julian Jackson (QMUL), James McDougall (Oxford), Claire Eldridge (University of Leeds) and David Priestland  (Oxford)

19 October `What did Robespierre really want? Thoughts on 9 Thermidor'

Colin Jones (QMUL)

Joint session between European History 1500-1800 with Modern French Seminar, Athlone Room 102, 1st floor, South block, Senate House

16 November The Revolution is over, long live revolution: history, science and social change in post-Commune revolutionary thought

Julia Nichols (Queen Mary, University of London)

30 November A roundtable discussion of Robert D. Priest's 'The Gospel according to Renan: Reading, Writing, and Religion in Nineteenth-Century France'

Robert D. Priest (Royal Holloway) with responses from Ruth Harris (Oxford) and Jeremy Jennings (King's College London)

Venue: Pollard Room N301, 3rd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

14 December Paris and its liberation: photography, memory and the Second World War

Hannah Diamond (University of Cardiff)