History seminars at the IHR

Oral History

Convenors: Anne Gulland (Oral History Society), Dr Michelle Winslow (Sheffield), Joel Morley (University of Essex)

For enquiries relating to this seminar please contact Anne Gulland: annecgulland@yahoo.co.uk

Venue: John s cohen room 203, 2nd floor, IHR,  North block, Senate House unless otherwise stated

Time: Thursday, 6.00pm

This seminar is jointly funded by the IHR and the Oral History Society

Some podcasts from this Seminar are available online

Spring Term 2016
DateSeminar details
7 January Commemorative communities and 'community scripts': interviewing nuns about the changing dimensions of women's religious life

Carmen Mangion (Birkbeck University of London)


3 March "Cricket was my escape": Oral histories of women's cricket and women's leisure in 20th century Britain

Raf Nicholson (Queen Mary University of London)

This is a joint session with the sport and leisure seminar


Summer Term 2016
DateSeminar details
5 May History Knocking-Shop: Sex, class and the politics of history

Ian Winn (University of Liverpool)


2 June The evacuation of children during the Second World War: the experiences of Francophone refugee children in Britain

Charlotte Ines Faucher (Queen Mary University of London)