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The Department of History is a lively research community committed to scholarship of international quality. Its outstanding reputation for innovation in teaching has put it in the top fifteen of the UK's 91 history departments according to the complete University Guide, 2012.

Maiken Umbach, Head of Department

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Dr Richard Gaunt edits new book of Peel caricatures

Description
Dr Richard Gaunt has edited a new book of political caricatures of Sir Robert Peel, the dominant statesman of the early 19th century.
Date:
19/11/2014

Carole Mallia - British Lung Foundation

Description
Colleagues, friends and family of Carole Mallia are raising funds for the British Lung Foundation in Carole's memory.
Date:
19/11/2014

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Being Human Festival

Date
15 - 23/11/2014
Location:
Nottingham city-wide venues
Description
The UK's first national festival of the humanities is coming to Nottingham; join in activities across the city relating to the themes of Heroes and Villains, exploring Nottingham's tradition of subversion and rebellion. The festival is funded and led by the School of Advanced Study, in partnership with the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the British Academy.

Being Human Festival: Hammer of Defiance

Date
21/11/2014
Location:
Court 1, Galleries of Justice
Description
A play recounting the Luddite rebellion. Repeated 22 Nov matinee and evening performances. Charges apply.

Being Human Festival: Being Arthur

Date
22 - 23/11/2014
Location:
Nottingham City Centre
Description
Assume a character from Sillitoe's Saturday Night and Sunday Morning and join in the world's first 24-hour 'street tweet' of a film script.

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Department of History

University of Nottingham
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Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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