Peter Frankopan – Asia and the Formation of Early Modern Europe

Event Date: 8 May 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Peter Frankopan (University of Oxford) – Asia and the Formation of Early Modern Europe 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:

Jonathan Bloom – Silk Road or Paper Road?

Event Date: 22 May 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Professor Jonathan Bloom (Boston College) – Silk Road or Paper Road? Introduction by Dr Alison Otha (RAS): ——————————– Talk: ——————————– Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] share this entry:

Michael Kenny – E.P. Thompson – Last of the English Radicals?

Event Date: 8 May 2017 Keynes Library Birkbeck University of London 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD The Centre for the Study of British Politics and Public Life presents: Professor Michael Kenny (QMUL) – E.P. Thompson – Last of the English Radicals?  The English radical lineage has been repeatedly invoked on the British left in recent years: as an antidote …

Bruno de Nicola – Women in Mongol Iran

Event Date: 28 April 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Bruno de Nicola (St Andrews) – Women in Mongol Iran Bruno De Nicola investigates the development of women’s status in the Mongol Empire from its original homeland in Mongolia up to the end of the Ilkhanate of Iran in …

Martin Bayly – Taming the Imperial Imagination: The Genesis of Colonial Knowledge on Afghanistan, 1808-1878

Event Date: 18 April 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Martin Bayly (LSE) – Taming the Imperial Imagination: The Genesis of Colonial Knowledge on Afghanistan, 1808-1878 Taming the Imperial Imagination marks a novel intervention into the debate on empire and international relations, and offers a new perspective on nineteenth-century …

The Holocaust and History: The Work and Legacy of David Cesarani

Event Date: 3-4 April 2017 Chancellor’s Hall Senate House University of London Malet St London WC1E 7HU The Holocaust Research Institute at Royal Holloway University of London presents: The Holocaust and History: The Work and Legacy of David Cesarani Our colleague David Cesarani (1956-2015) was a leading historian of the Holocaust and of Anglo-Jewry, and a public intellectual concerned with …

Francospheres of Resistance and Revolution

Event Dates: 3-4 April 2017 Woburn Room (G22) Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU Institute of Modern Languages Research presents: Francospheres of Resistance and Revolution This conference explores articulations of resistance and revolution in French in new and innovative ways. Radical politics, activism, and the transnational aspects of cultural production relative to them are all investigated while understanding the …

Paul Mason – On Divine Chaos of Starry Things

Event Dates: 3-4 April 2017 Woburn Room (G22) Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU Institute of Modern Languages Research presents: Francospheres of Resistance and Revolution This conference explores articulations of resistance and revolution in French in new and innovative ways. Radical politics, activism, and the transnational aspects of cultural production relative to them are all investigated while understanding the …

Mary and Bryan Talbot on The Red Virgin in conversation with Charles Forsdick

Event Dates: 3-4 April 2017 Woburn Room (G22) Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU Institute of Modern Languages Research presents: Francospheres of Resistance and Revolution This conference explores articulations of resistance and revolution in French in new and innovative ways. Radical politics, activism, and the transnational aspects of cultural production relative to them are all investigated while understanding the …

Arno Paucker – Scholar and Friend

Event Date: 30 March 2017 German Historical Institute 17 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2NJ The Leo Baeck Institute London, in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London presents: Arno Paucker – Scholar and Friend A memorial event in honour of the Leo Baeck Institute’s esteemed, longstanding former director Dr Arnold Paucker OBE Welcome by Dr Andreas Gestrich (GHIL): ——————————— Introduction …