Elaine Wright – Lapis and Gold, Exploring Chester Beatty’s Ruzbihan Qur’an

Event Date: 23 November 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr. Elaine Wright (Chester Beatty Library, Dublin) – Lapis and Gold, Exploring Chester Beatty’s Ruzbihan Qur’an 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:

Nada Zecevic – MIGWEB from E. Sarajevo to Royal Holloway: perspectives and problems of studying medieval migration from and within the Balkan peninsula

Event Date: 21 November 2017 McCrea 336 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Royal Holloway University of London Department of History 
Departmental Research seminars 2017/2018 Dr Nada Zecevic (Marie Curie Fellow in the Department) – MIGWEB from E. Sarajevo to Royal Holloway: perspectives and problems of studying medieval migration from and within the Balkan peninsula Introduction by …

Duncan Kelly – John Maynard Keynes: Historian of political thought?

Event Date: 21 November 2017 Keynes Library, 43 Gordon Square Birkbeck College London WC1H 0PD The Centre for the Study of British Politics and Public Life presents: John Maynard Keynes: Historian of political thought? Speaker: Dr Duncan Kelly (Cambridge) It is almost impossible to overstate the impact of John Maynard Keynes in the field of modern political economy, and certainly …

War and Art: A Visual History of Modern Conflict – Book Launch

Event Date: 8 November 2017 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Sq London WC1E 7JL  The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: War and Art: A Visual History of Modern Conflict – Book Launch Introduced by the editor, eminent war historian Professor Joanna Bourke, and with short talks from some of the contributing authors, including Monica …

Alison Moore – Morbid Love in Late Nineteenth-Century France: Between Decadence and Degeneration

  Event Date: 6 November 2017 Dreyfus Room 28 Russell Square, Birkbeck, University of London London WC1B 5DQ The Birkbeck Institute for Social Research and Birkbeck Gender & Sexuality (BiGS) present: Morbid Love in Late Nineteenth-Century France: Between Decadence and Degeneration Across a broad range of late nineteenth-century French medical texts that described the newly denoted sexual pathologies of frigidity, …

Victoria Haskins – Stories my Great-Grandmother Didn’t Tell Me, Or, Family Histories and the Memories of Nations

Event Date: 2 November 2017 Dreyfus Room 28 Russell Square Birkbeck, University of London London WC1B 5DT The Raphael Samuel History Centre (RSHC) in collaboration with The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Family History Workshop – Stories my Great-Grandmother Didn’t Tell Me, Or, Family Histories and the Memories of Nations Speaker: Professor Victoria Haskins (Professor of History and Director …

David Olusoga – 2000 Years of Black History

Event Date: 27 October 2017 Moore Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Royal Holloway University of London presents: David Olusoga – 2000 Years of Black History Eminent historian David Olusoga, author of Black and British: A Forgotten History and presenter of the corresponding BAFTA award-winning four-part BBC series, will talk to staff and students about Britain’s …

Kate Cooper – Constantine’s Dream: Faith, Victory and the search for Roman Unity

Event Date: 17 October 2017 McCrea 336 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Royal Holloway University of London Department of History 
Departmental Research seminars 2017/2018 Professor Kate Cooper (RHUL) – Constantine’s Dream: Faith, Victory and the search for Roman Unity Talk: ————————- Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] share this entry:

Re-Reading the Revolution: Jean-Claude Milner in Conversation with Slavoj Žižek

Event Date: 6 October 2017 John Snow Lecture Theatre London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Keppel St, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7HT  The Birkbeck School of Law and The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Re-Reading the Revolution: Jean-Claude Milner in Conversation with Slavoj Žižek The School of Law and the Birkbeck Institute of the Humanities are very pleased to …

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: