Contemporary British History Seminar

Venue: IHR North American History Room

Time: Wednesdays  17:00

Convenors: Andrew Blick (KCL); Helen Glew (Westminster); Alana Harris (KCL); Michael Kandiah (KCL); Pat Thane (KCL)

Update from seminar convenors, December 2017: We regret to inform you that our fellow convenor Professor Richard Roberts has sadly passed away. Our programme will resume as normal in January 2018.

Spring Term 2018
DateSeminar details
17 January
17:00
For Club, Country and Capitalism? The Political Economy of Post-War Britain and the Moral Economies of Footballers’ Autobiographies
Dionysios Georgiou (King’s College London & the University of Kent)
IHR North American History Room

31 January
17:00
Our Boys: The British paratrooper, the 1982 Falklands war and its aftermath
Helen Parr (Keele University)
IHR North American History Room

14 February
17:00
Minority Governments in Britain
Simon James (King’s College London)
IHR North American History Room

28 February
17:00
Losing the War: Grief and Post-War Conservatism
Kit Kowol (Christ Church, Oxford)
IHR North American History Room

14 March
17:00
The PACE of Policing 1964-1996
Judith Rowbotham (University of Plymouth)
IHR North American History Room

DateSeminar details
18 April
17:00
Contemporary British History Seminar-TBC
IHR North American History Room

Summer Term 2018
DateSeminar details
2 May
17:00
British Policy in Northern Ireland
Tim Hurley (King’s College London)
IHR North American History Room

16 May
17:00
The role of HM’s Official Opposition
Nigel Fletcher (King’s College London)
IHR North American History Room

30 May
17:00
Contemporary British History Seminar-TBC
IHR North American History Room

13 June
17:00
Penal Policy Since the 1980s
Kier Hopley
IHR North American History Room