Becky Jinks – “Marks Hard to Erase”?: The rescue and repatriation of Armenian women survivors, 1919-1927

Event Date: 17 January 2017 McCrea 336 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Royal Holloway University of London Department of History 
Departmental Research seminars 2016/2017 Dr Becky Jinks (RHUL) – “Marks Hard to Erase”?: The rescue and repatriation of Armenian women survivors, 1919-1927 During the Armenian genocide of 1915, many thousands of women and children were kidnapped …

David Leffman – William Mesny: How a British Adventurer Became a General in Qing-Dynasty China

Event Date: 13 December 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: David Leffman – William Mesny: How a British Adventurer Became a General in Qing-Dynasty China Introduction by Dr Gordon Johnson (RAS): ——————— Talk: ——————— Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] share this entry:

Bernhard and Erika Bart – Sumatran Songket Weaving

Event Date: 13 December 2017 St James’s Piccadilly, 197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL The Oriental Rug and Textile Society of Great Britain presents: Bernhard and Erika Bart – Sumatran Songket Weaving Bernhard and Erika from Switzerland have their own project to revitalise the art of silk brocade weaving “Songket”. They will talk about their work, research, and the culture in …

Cosmopolitanism – Jewish and Postcolonial Perspectives

Event Date: 11 December 2017 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Square London WC1E 7JL The Pears Institute for the Study of Antisemitism in collaboration with the Leo Baeck Institute London presents: Cosmopolitanism – Jewish and Postcolonial Perspectives ‘If you believe you are a citizen of the world, you are a citizen of nowhere.’ Prime Minister …

Hegel’s Logic

  Event Date: 8 December 2017 Room 3007 John Galsworthy building Kingston University Penrhyn Road campus Penrhyn Road Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE The Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP) presents: Hegel’s Logic Please join us for this one-day Research Workshop hosted by the Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy (CRMEP), in which four of the …

Glen Cowan – Using machine learning at the Large Hadron Collider

Event Date: 8 December 2017 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Department of Physics at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Professor Glen Cowan (RHUL) – Using machine learning at the Large Hadron Collider The Large Hadron Collider (LHC), the world’s largest particle accelerator, is currently taking data from which we hope to better …

Lisa Appignanesi – Losing the Dead – Before and After

Event Date: 7 December 2017 German Historical Institute 17 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2NJ European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2017-18 The Difficulties of Writing Family History A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. This season’s topic intends to discuss the challenges which arise when writing a European-Jewish family …

Marie Ulvang – “Farmerfication”, Housing and the Housework in Rural Sweden 1850-1910

Event Date: 5 December 2017 Horton 202 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Royal Holloway University of London Department of History 
Departmental Research seminars 2017/2018 Dr Marie Ulvang (Uppsala) – “Farmerfication”, Housing and the Housework in Rural Sweden 1850-1910 Introduction by Professor Francis Robinson (RHUL): ———————— Talk: ———————— Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] share …