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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Tamsyn Challenger – On Truth

Event Date: 14 November 2017 Picture Gallery, Founder’s Building, Royal Holloway, University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The 2017 David Vilaseca Memorial Lecture Tamsyn Challenger – On Truth This year’s David Vilaseca Memorial Lecture will be given by Tamsyn Challenger and will try to unpick and dissect ‘truth’ in an age of spin, duplicity and brand management. Weaving together …

Xavier Bray – To change or not to change the Wallace Collection?

Event Date: 8 November 2017 Picture Gallery Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Humanities and Arts Research Institute at Royal Holloway University of London presents:   Dr Xavier Bray (Director, The Wallace Collection) – To change or not to change the Wallace Collection? Dr Bray, Director of the Wallace Collection, will explore the relationship between curating, …

Jocelyn Monroe – Dark Matter

Event Date: 30 October 2017 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Department of Physics at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Dark Matter Day A global hunt for the universe’s missing matter is underway, and this autumn everyone is invited to join in. On and around Halloween 2017 events around the world will celebrate …

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 …

Anna Munster – Deep Aesthetics

Event Date: 18  October 2017 Room 101 11 Bedford Sq London WC1B 3RA The Department of Media Arts at Royal Holloway presents Professor Anna Munster (New South Wales) – Deep Aesthetics ‘Deep Aesthetics’ explores a new kind of formalism accompanying the artificial intelligence (AI) that has emerged in the wake of deep neural networking. The massive deployment of images as, …