Alessandro Portelli – Reflecting on a Life in Progress and the Stories of Oral History

Event Date: 6 November 2012 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Royal Holloway Department of History presents: Professor Alessandro Portelli (La Sapienza University of Rome) – Reflecting on a Life in Progress and the Stories of Oral History Alessandro Portelli has played a leading role in transforming oral history. Through a number of key …

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 …