Department of History
   
   
  
 

History: teaching, learning, research

 

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 15 of the UK's 91 history departments according to the Complete University Guide, 2015.

Ross Balzaretti, Head of Department

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Our latest news

IAPS funding for Freddie Stephenson

Description
The Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies has granted funding to Freddie Stephenson to support his fieldwork in Hong Kong and Shanghai.
Date:
02/12/2016

History student wins national dissertation prize

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History student Jessica Dytham wins national dissertation prize
Date:
01/12/2016

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Our next events

The Qurʾān between Judaism and Christianity – lecture 3, Sunday 4 December 2016

Date
04/12/2016
Location:
A48 Sir Clive Granger Building, University Park
Description
The Qur?an between Judaism and Christianity is a series of public lectures funded by the British Academy, hosted at The University of Nottingham, and co-sponsored by the Karimia Institute. The third lecture takes place on Sunday 4 December 2016.

Local history seminar - Saturday 10 December 2016

Date
10/12/2016
Location:
Lenton Grove, NG7 2RD, University Park
Description
Radcliffe on Trent U3A First World War Group address three questions: How do we discover what ordinary people did in the war? How do we present their stories? How was the war experienced by those who participated?

The De-industrialising City: Urban, architectural and socio-cultural perspectives

Date
12 - 13/12/2016
Location:
German Historical Institute, London
Description
Joint workshop with the Society for the Promotion of Urban Discussion (SPUD). When the Coventry-based band The Specials released their single 'Ghost Town' in June 1981, they gave poignant expression to a broader sense of crisis characterising Britain's urban environment in the early Thatcher years.

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Department of History

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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