Rethinking Modern Europe

Sponsored by Lord Tugendhat

Venue: Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR, North block, Senate House unless otherwise stated

Time: Wednesdays 17:30

Convenors: Dejan Djokić (Goldsmiths); Celia Donert (Liverpool); Russell Foster (KCL); Alex Drace-Francis (Amsterdam); Christian Goeschel (Manchester); Philippa Hetherington (UCL); Simon Jackson (Birmingham); Lucy Riall (EUI Florence); Jan Rüger (Birkbeck); Astrid Swenson (Bath Spa).

Autumn Term 2018
DateSeminar details
3 October
Ian Kershaw in conversation about his new book Rollercoaster, Europe 1950-2017
Ian Kershaw
The Court Room, First Floor

10 October
Black, Greek, and Imperial: Greekness, Race, and Religion in the Revolutionary Age, 1797-1830
Yanni Kotsonis (NYU)
Room 144, Richard Hoggart Building, Goldsmiths, University of London

17 October
Empire of taste: French commodities and global power in the nineteenth century
David Todd (King's College London)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

19 October
‘Roving Seminar’: Roundtable - Empire, Race and Humanitarianism in the Twentieth Century
Claire Eldridge (University of Leeds), Sarah Frank (University of the Free State), Nina Wardleworth (University of Leeds)
Birmingham University, Room TBC

14 November
Book launch/discussion: Artemy Kalinovsky: A Laboratory of Socialist Development: Cold War Politics and Decolonization in Soviet Tajikistan
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

28 November
Global Yugoslavia
Room 309, Richard Hoggart Building, Goldsmiths, University of London