History seminars at the IHR

Rethinking Modern Europe

This seminar is generously sponsored by Lord Tugendhat

PlamperConvenors:  Dr. Dejan Djokic (Goldsmiths); Dr. Celia Donert (Liverpool); Dr. Alex Drace-Francis (Amsterdam); Dr. Simon Jackson (Birmingham); Professor Stephen Lovell (KCL); Professor Lucy Riall (EUI Florence); Dr. Jan Rüger (Birkbeck); Dr. Christian Goeschel (Manchester)

Venue: Room N304, 3rd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House unless otherwise stated

Time: Wednesday, 5:30pm

Some podcasts from this Seminar are available online


Autumn Term 2015
DateSeminar details
7 October "Limits to Growth" in Soviet Perspective: Critical Discourses on Modernity in the USSR in the 1960s and 1970s

Malte Rolf (Bamberg)

Chair: Stephen Lovell

20 November Ideological Struggles and Survival Strategies: What the Second World War in Yugoslavia Tells Us about European History

Xavier Bougarel (Paris)

Chair: Dejan Djokic

In collaboration with Goldsmiths Centre for the Study of the Balkans and Department for South-East European History, Humboldt University Berlin

Venue: Room 1.402, Humboldt University, Dorotheenstr. 24, 10117 Berlin at the earlier time of 17:00

16 December European Time for the World? The Global Transformation of Time, 1870-1950

Vanessa Ogle (Philadelphia)

Chair: Simon Jackson

Joint session with the Imperial and World History and the Rethinking Modern Europe Seminar in The Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR, North block, Senate House at 17:30