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History event archive 2015

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Date
Monday 1 January

The Economies of End of Empire workshop

Date
Wednesday 28 January
Description
The Centre for Economic and Business History (CEBH) is hosting a workshop on the Economies of End of Empire on Wednesday 28 January 2015

History research seminar - Wednesday 4 February 2015

Date
Wednesday 4 February
Description
Gordon Daniels and Tsuzuki Chushichi on 'Japanese Red Cross Mission to Britain in 1915-16'. All are welcome.

History research seminar - Wednesday 18 February 2015

Date
Wednesday 18 February
Description
Anna Greenwood on Indians, segregation and public health in colonial Kenya, 1890-1930; Jazliza Jamaluddin on CHOGM and the Rhodesia problem, 1966-1979

History research seminar - Wednesday 4 March 2015

Date
Wednesday 4 March
Description
Dan Hucker on the International Peace Bureau and the Hague conferences of 1899 and 1907; Louise Kettle with case studies of British interventions in the Middle East since 1956

History research seminar - Wednesday 18 March 2015

Date
Wednesday 18 March
Description
Colin Storer on the case of Morgan Philips Price; Harry Barmby on Cathar William Raffard

Ideologies in Translation – one-day workshop, International Islamic University Malaysia

Date
Wednesday 29 April
Description
The Department of Political Science, IIUM and the Centre for the Study of Political Ideologies are organising a one-day workshop on 'Ideologies in Translation'

History research seminar - Wednesday 6 May 2015

Date
Wednesday 6 May
Description
Yanni Kotsonis on 'Taxes, burdens, and anxieties: a short history of taxes in Russia, Europe, and North America, 1700-1914'

Jamaicans in Nottingham by Norma Gregory- talk

Date
Wednesday 6 May
Description
The Institute for the Study of Slavery presents a talk on 'Jamaicans in Nottingham' by Norma Gregory, a local historian of the African diaspora.

Killers of the King – Earl Spencer lecture

Date
Tuesday 12 May
Description
Charles Spencer, the 9th Earl Spencer, tells the shocking stories and fascinating fates of the men who signed Charles I's death warrant at a free lecture

Varieties of Capitalism in the Americas – workshop

Date
Thursday 4 June
Description
The Centre for Economic and Business History is hosting a workshop on 'Varieties of Capitalism in the Americas' on Thursday 4 June 2015

Waterways Heritage Day

Date
Saturday 27 June
Description
Thanks to a generous award by the Arts & Humanties Research Council, under its Connected Communities Programme, the Department of History and Newark Heritage Barge are pleased to present a Waterways Heritage Day on Saturday 27 June 2015. This will showcase some of the historical research and practical conservation currently in progress on the rivers and canals of the East Midlands.

Urban society and the borough court – conference

Date
Thursday 2 July
Description
A free, one-day conference exploring borough courts and other civil courts of medieval and pre-modern Europe

Local history seminar - Saturday 10 October 2015

Date
Saturday 10 October
Description
Two sessions, the first on the latest research into Robin Hood, and the second on the redevelopment of Nottingham Castle.

History research seminar - Wednesday 14 October 2015

Date
Wednesday 14 October
Description
Harry Cocks and David Appleby focus on the 17th century.

History research seminar - Wednesday 28 October 2015

Date
Wednesday 28 October
Description
The Carolingians and Bede are the topics for this research seminar.

History research seminar - Wednesday 4 November 2015

Date
Wednesday 4 November
Description
Professor Richard Toye on 'Winston Churchill and the golden age of journalism'.

Local history seminar - Saturday 14 November 2015

Date
Saturday 14 November
Description
Sir Neil Cossons leads a discussion on the future of museums and how we care for historic places – and which ones.

History research seminar - Wednesday 18 November 2015

Date
Wednesday 18 November
Description
Dr Patrick Little on 'The politics of preferment: Ormond, Ussher and the appointment of Irish bishops, 1641–1647'.

History of the University of Nottingham – guided tour of the exhibition

Date
Wednesday 18 November
Description
John Beckett gives a guided tour of the "A History of the University of Nottingham" exhibition at the Weston Gallery, University Park.
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