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December 2014

Early Modern Discussion Group Seminar: Richard Blakemore

December 1, 2014 @ 4:15 pm - 6:00 pm
Humanities Research Institute, 34 Gell Street
Sheffield, South Yorkshire S3 7QY United Kingdom
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Free

Richard Blakemore (History, Oxford)  ‘Pieces of eight, pieces of eight: the venture economy of early modern seafaring’ Chair: Helen Churcher December 1 The Early Modern Discussion Group (EMDG) is a postgraduate led group for the circulation and discussion of ideas about early modern history. We have a variety of speakers each semester who generally give 20 minute papers, with two speakers in each session, though sometimes we have just one speaker who will present a longer paper. We sometimes also have…

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REALMS Guest Lecture: ‘From Bosworth to Hastings: the archaeology of medieval battles’

December 12, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
Humanities Research Institute, 34 Gell Street
Sheffield, South Yorkshire S3 7QY United Kingdom
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REALMS is proud to sponsor its first guest lecture:  'From Bosworth to Hastings: the archaeology of medieval battles' Dr Glenn Foard, at the University of Huddersfield Please join us on the 12th of December, at 5:00 pm in the HRI to hear Dr Foard speak. All are welcome.

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April 2015

Chelsea Barnett: Pride of race: Masculinity and Whiteness in Jedda (1955)

April 13, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
301 Glossop Road Room C1 a/b
Free

The Gender History Discussion Group would like to invite you to a session with Chelsea Barnett who will be discussing 'Pride of race': Masculinity and Whiteness in Jedda (1955) Chelsea Barnett is a third-year PhD candidate at Macquarie University, Sydney, working under the supervision of Associate Professor Robert Reynolds and Dr Leigh Boucher. Her doctoral work explores the representation of masculinity in Australian films from 1949 to 1962. This paper explores the representation of masculinity as it intersected with race in the…

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October 2015

Rebecca Shriver: ‘Birthing a Peaceful Political Order: Gender and the European Idea, 1919-1933’

October 8, 2015 @ 4:15 pm - 6:00 pm
Seminar Room G.03 (Ground Floor), Jessop West, 1 Upper Hanover Street
Sheffield, South Yorkshire S3 7RA United Kingdom
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Free

The Modern History Reading Group and the Centre for Peace History are pleased to invite you for the first of a series of talks in the autumn term. On Thursday, 8 October 2015, Rebecca Shriver will speak about: ‘Birthing a Peaceful Political Order: Gender and the European Idea, 1919-1933’ In her talk, she will outline some of the networks of German, French and eventually also British anti-war advocates who promoted integration after the First World War, and discuss how gender factored into…

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February 2016

Workshop: ‘The Language of Authoritarian Regimes’

February 12, 2016 @ 10:15 am - 6:30 pm
Mappin Hall
Free

A day long workshop based at the Department of History, 'The Language of Authoritarian Regimes' will explore the creation, dissemination and reception of discourse in regimes commonly referred to as 'authoritarian'. More information will be forthcoming, but if you would like to attend, please register for free here so that we can get an idea of numbers. Alternatively, feel free to get in touch with Hannah Parker (hparker2@sheffield.ac.uk) or Stephanie Wright (smwright1@sheffield.ac.uk).   Twitter: http://twitter.com/authlanguage Website: http://thelanguageofauthoritarianregimes.wordpress.com

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March 2016

Concepts of Community Conference

March 21, 2016 @ 9:00 am - March 22, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Humanities Research Institute, 34 Gell Street
Sheffield, South Yorkshire S3 7QY United Kingdom
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March 21st and 22nd 2016 at Humanities Research Institute, The University of Sheffield Concepts of community have long since been grappled with by scholars across departments and disciplines. Communities are not simply confined by physical walls, institutional allegiances or geographical proximity. The concept that often defines the proximate community, that of sharing common ideas and beliefs, can transcend studies of locality. Political, devotional, emotional or imagined communities, for example, are instilled and defined through words, images, ideals and practices. Social…

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May 2016

University of Sheffield, History PG Forum Colloquium 2016

May 19, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Firth Court Lecture Theatre F02, Western Bank
Sheffield, South Yorkshire S10 2TN United Kingdom
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This year's History PG Forum Colloquium 2016 is taking place on Thursday, May 19th at the Firth Court Lecture Theatre, F02. Download the programme (PDF, 45KB)

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February 2018

Modern International History Group Events: Spring 2018

February 15, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - May 30, 2018 @ 6:00 pm

The Modern International History Group is a postgraduate-led discussion group based at the University of Sheffield. Though our primary focus is (predictably) modern international history, we welcome involvement from a other disciplines, or related projects outside of academia. To find details of MIHG events running in the Spring semester of 2018 please click here  

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April 2018

Sheffield Gender History Discussion Group Events: Spring 2018

April 11, 2018 @ 8:00 am - June 30, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

SHEFFIELD GENDER HISTORY A discussion group for the study of gender in the Arts and Humanities For events listings for Spring 2018 please click here

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October 2018

Modern International History Group Events Autumn 2018-19

October 10, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - December 19, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

The Modern International History Group is a postgraduate-led discussion group based at the University of Sheffield. Though our primary focus is (predictably) modern international history, we welcome involvement from a other disciplines, or related projects outside of academia. For more information on meetings and activities, please see our upcoming events and social events pages which will be updated regularly, view our past events, or join our mailing list.

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