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History Staff-Postgrad Seminar: John Harris, ‘Circuits of Capital, Circuits of Sorrow: financing the mid-19 century illegal trans-Atlantic Slave trade’

History Staff-Postgrad Seminar: John Harris, ‘Circuits of Capital, Circuits of Sorrow: financing the mid-19 century illegal trans-Atlantic Slave trade’

27 Oct 2014 4:00PM - 27 Oct 2014 5:30PM

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John Harris (John Hopkins University), ‘Circuits of Capital, Circuits of Sorrow: Financing the Mid-nineteenth Century Illegal Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade’

About John Harris: http://history.jhu.edu/directory/john-harris/


Venue: 20 College Green
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USIHS Lecture: Dr Jeff Kildea - 'The Irish ANZACs project'

USIHS Lecture: Dr Jeff Kildea - 'The Irish ANZACs project'

30 Oct 2014 6:30PM - 30 Oct 2014 8:00PM

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Ulster Society for Irish Historical Studies meeting Speaker: Dr Jeff Kildea (UCD), 'The Irish ANZACs project' All welcome The Irish Anzacs Project is a significant research undertaking of the Global Irish Studies Centre at UNSW, made possible by a grant from the Irish government's Emigrant Support Program. The project aims to identify all Irish-born enlistments in the Australian Imperial Force (AIF) during the First World War, or as close to all as is practicable, and to compile a publicly accessible database containing information on each of them. The database will provide families with information on their Irish-born family members who served in the AIF as well as providing statistical information to assist researchers understand the contribution of the Irish to the Australian war effort. See http://jeffkildea.com/books/anzacs-and-ireland/


Venue: 14 University Square 01/007, QUB
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History Staff-Postgrad Seminar: Cara Hanley, ‘Portrayals of gender and sexuality in early modern English and European images of witchcraft’

History Staff-Postgrad Seminar: Cara Hanley, ‘Portrayals of gender and sexuality in early modern English and European images of witchcraft’

31 Oct 2014 4:00PM - 31 Oct 2014 5:30PM

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Cara Hanley (UU), ‘Portrayals of gender and sexuality in early modern English and European images of witchcraft’ All welcome


Venue: Postgrad Seminar Room, 18 College Green
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Inaugural Lecture: Prof. Peter Gray

Inaugural Lecture: Prof. Peter Gray

5 Nov 2014 5:00PM - 5 Nov 2014 6:00PM

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Inaugural Lecture: 'The Great Irish Famine in Transatlantic Historiographies, 1847-1914'

http://www.qub.ac.uk/schools/SchoolofHistoryandAnthropology/Staff/AcademicStaff/ProfessorPeterGray/

For more information, contact Susan Templeton, ext. 3325, email s.templeton@qub.ac.uk


Venue: Canada Room / Council Chamber
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NI Human Rights Festival Lecture: Nicholas Vincent, 'Magna Carta and its Legacy'

NI Human Rights Festival Lecture: Nicholas Vincent, 'Magna Carta and its Legacy'

8 Dec 2014 6:00PM - 10 Dec 2014 7:30PM

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Public Lecture hosted by School of History and Anthropology, with the Northern Ireland Human Rights Consortium as part of the NI Human Rights Festival:

Prof. Nicholas Vincent (University of East Anglia): 'Magna Carta and its Legacy'

Prof. Vincent is author of Magna Carta: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford, 2012) and a lead researcher in the Magna Carta Project - see http://magnacarta.cmp.uea.ac.uk/


Venue: Lanyon South 01/052, QUB
Booking info: Free event

The 2015 Wiles Lectures

The 2015 Wiles Lectures

27 May 2015 5:00PM - 30 May 2015 12:00PM

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The Wiles Lectures for 2015 will be delivered by Professor Lyndal Roper, Fellow of Oriel College and Regius Professor of History at the University of Oxford, on 27-30 May 2015. Professor Roper's Wiles lectures will be given over four days at Queen's University Belfast, on the theme: 'Luther and the Reformation: A Cultural History'.

More information at: http://www.qub.ac.uk/schools/SchoolofHistoryandAnthropology/News/WilesLectureSeries/WilesLectures2015/


Venue: PFC
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