History seminars at the IHR

History Lab Seminar

Convenor: Simon Parsons (Royal Holloway), Claire Trenery (Royal Holloway)  

For enquiries please contact: postgraduateearlycareerseminar@gmail.com 

Venue: Holden Room, 103, unless otherwise indicated in the programme, below.

Time: Thursdays, 17:30 

Website: These seminars are run by The History Lab, a network of postgraduate historians. Find more news, events and useful links in The History Lab pages (opens a new window).

Summer Term 2015
DateSeminar details
14 May Studying Imperial Tommy and Republican Boer: Armies, Soldiers and the Anglo-Boer war (1899-1902)

Amelia Clegg (Birkbeck)

A Policy or Plunder: British Exploration of German Science and Technology after the Second World War
Charlie Hall (University of Kent)


28 May Catholic and Protestant Networks in Mid-Seventeenth Century England: The Cases of John Caryll and Sir Philip Constable

Eilish Gregory (UCL)


11 June 'A Strike now would complete the Catastrophe': Contesting memories of Strike action in 1930s South Wales

David Selway (University of Sussex)

Cultures of solidarity: London and the miners’ Strike of 1984-5
Diarmaid Kelliher (University of Glasgow)

Please note:  this session takes place in the Athone Room, 102, South Block, first floor