Brexit and Literature: a year from Article 50

Event Date: 27 March 2018 Room 104 Senate House, University of London Malet St Bloomsbury WC1E 7HU The Humanities and Arts Research Institute at Royal Holloway presents: Brexit and Literature: a year from Article 50 Brexit is not only political, economic and administrative: perhaps most significantly it is an event in culture, too. This conference will explore this aspect of …

The Original Writer: Reading Alan Moore

Event Date: 17 March 2018 Room 104 Senate House, University of London Malet St Bloomsbury WC1E 7HU The Humanities and Arts Research Institute at Royal Holloway presents: The Original Writer: Reading Alan Moore Alan Moore is a major contemporary British writer: perhaps the world’s leading writer of comics and graphic novels, credited with revolutionising the medium; the ‘original writer’ for …

Phil Meeson – Quantum engineering, leading the way to a new technological era

Event Date: 13 March 2018 Boiler House Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Department of Physics at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Professor Phil Meeson (RHUL) – Quantum engineering, leading the way to a new technological era Fundamental and universal, quantum physics has been, in the century since its discovery, more thoroughly explored and …

Philippa Levine – The Empire has no Clothes: Nudity and the Imperial Imagination

Event Date: 5 March 2018 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0E The Department of History at Royal Holloway presents: The 2018 Hayes Robinson Lecture Professor Philippa Levine (Walter Prescott Webb Chair in History and Ideas), Department of History, University of Texas at Austin) – The Empire has no Clothes: Nudity and the Imperial imagination The …

Vladimir Antonov – Terahertz radiation: from Big Bang to nanotechnology

Event Date: 20 February 2018 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Department of Physics at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Dr. Vladimir Antonov (RHUL) – Terahertz radiation: from Big Bang to nanotechnology When the Big Bang happened there was a tremendous amount of energy release. The largest part of it was in terahertz …

Amy Tooth Murphy – The Continuous Thread of Revelation: Queer Theory’s Challenge to Oral History

Event Date: 20 February2018 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 Amy Tooth Murphy – The Continuous Thread of Revelation: Queer Theory’s Challenge to Oral History Introduction by Professor Francis Robinson (RHUL): ———————– Talk: ———————– Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” …

Benjamin Madley – An American Genocide: The United States and the California Indian Catastrophe, 1846-1873

Event Date: 6 February 2018 Queen’s Lecture Theatre Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0E The Holocaust Research Institute at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Dr Benjamin Madley (UCLA) – An American Genocide: The United States and the California Indian Catastrophe, 1846-1873 Between 1846 and 1873, California’s Indian population plunged from perhaps 150,000 to 30,000. Madley is …

Co-Presents to the Holocaust: The British in Auschwitz and Belsen

Event Date: 30 January 2018 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0E David Cesarani Holocaust Memorial Lecture 2018 Co-Presents to the Holocaust: The British in Auschwitz and Belsen with Professor Tony Kushner (Southampton) and Dr Aimee Bunting (Godolphin and Latymer School) Long after 1945, memory of World War II in Britain was not linked to the …

Robert Priest – “A Rabbi’s impressions of the Passion Play”: Joseph Krauskopf, Antisemitism, and the Limits of the Transnational Jewish Public around 1900

Event Date: 16 January 2018 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 Robert Priest (RHUL) – “A Rabbi’s impressions of the Passion Play”: Joseph Krauskopf, Antisemitism, and the Limits of the Transnational Jewish Public around 1900 Talk: —————————- Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” …

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 …