History seminars at the IHR

War, Society and Culture

Convenors: Professor Mark Connelly (Kent), Professor Stephen Conway (UCL), Professor Richard Grayson (Goldsmiths), Dr Timothy Bowman (Kent), Dr Stefan Goebel (Kent), Dr Heather Jones (LSE), Dr Dan Todman (Queen Mary), Dr Erica Wald (Goldsmiths).

For enquiries relating to this seminar please contact Mark Connelly: M.L.Connelly@kent.ac.uk

Venue: IHR, 1st floor, Olga Crisp Room 102

Time: Wednesday, 5.15pm

Spring Term 2015
DateSeminar details
7 January Idealists dream or sectarian nightmare? The formation of the Ulster Defence Regiment

Dr Will Butler (Kent)


21 January Falsehood in Wartime: Propaganda, Patriotism and Poppycock

Aoife O’Gorman (DPhil student, Oxford),


4 February Belgian army officer corps c. 1830-1918

Mario Draper (PhD student, Kent)


18 February Goats mingling with sheep? The British army's use of civilian experts during the First World War

Aimee Fox (PhD student, Birmingham)


4 March All Ex-Servicemen under one Umbrella? Military Associations in Scotland, 1919-1939

Marcella Sutcliffe, University of Cambridge


18 March Bow Bell Canto: Vera Lynn, Music and The People's War

Kate Guthrie (PhD student, KCL)