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Research Seminar Programme Winter/Spring 2018

**ALL ARE WELCOME**

TIME: Thursdays, 2-4pm

PLACE: FARADAY G

**Please note the seminars on 8 February and 24 are in different locations.

8 FEBRUARY - ROUNDTABLE WEBINAR WITH JO GULDION THE HISTORY MANIFESTO

Is the public future of history in ‘long-term’ thinking?

Location: Faraday E

Discussants: Sam Blaxland (History); Themis Chronopoulos (American Studies); AdamMosley (History); JayRees (History); MatthewStevens (History)

 

22 FEBRUARY - RGHHC SEMINAR.

New perspectives in disability history

Gemma Almond (Swansea): ‘The Spectacle of Spectacles: Vision Aids, PhysicalDifference,and Stigma in the Nineteenth Century’

Teresa Hillier (Swansea): ‘Challenging perceptions: how direct action overcame restricted access to education in Post War Britain’

 

8 MARCH - CRAM WORKSHOP.

Perspectives on international humanitarianism: The Great War and beyond

Tomás Irish (Swansea): 'The League of Nations andIntellectual Humanitarianism, 1920-1925.'

Elisabeth Piller(NTNU): 'AGlobal Humanitarian Front? What the commission for relief in Belgium can tell us about moral alliances during the Great War.'

Elizabeth White(UWE): 'TheLeague of Nationsandthe 'Refugee Crisis' after the Great War: humanrights and humanitarianism ininterwar Europe'.

 

22 MARCH - MEMO SEMINAR

How we teach and commemorate the 500th Anniversary of Martin Luther

Jonathan Durrant (USW) and Stefan Halikowshi-Smith (Swansea)

 

19 APRIL - HISTORIAN & ARCHAEOLOGIST ALEX LANGLANDS ON CRÆFT

Making history matter: objects, narratives and the experience of craft

Alexander Langlands (Swansea)

 

26 APRIL - GENCAS/HISTORY SEMINAR

Scholars and Gentlemen: Masculinity and Science in England in the 1830s?

Heather Ellis (Sheffield)

 

24 MAY - ANNUAL DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY LECTURE

The Rise and Fall of the British Nation: A Twentieth Century History

David Edgerton (King’sCollege London)

Location: TBA