Robert Gildea – The Personal and the Political in Oral Testimonies of French 1968 Activists

Event date: 12 October 2010 17:30 McCrea 219 Royal Holloway Department of History Research Seminars 2010/2011 Professor Robert Gildea (Oxford University) The Personal and the Political in Oral Testimonies of French 1968 Activists Chair: Graham Smith This emerges from a collaborative project of historians from across Europe entitled ‘Around 1968: Activism, Networks, Trajectories’, which is rewriting the history of Europe’s …

Robert Eaglestone and Dan Stone – Trauma and History: Approaches to the Holocaust

Event Date: Tuesday 12 October 2010, 5.00 pm Venue: Royal Holloway, Room WIN 1-05 School of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures TRAUMA, FICTION, HISTORY seminar series Professor Robert Eaglestone and Professor Dan Stone– Trauma and History: Approaches to the Holocaust Abstract: How should we write and talk about the Holocaust? Do the facts speak for themselves, or do they defy …