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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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History Staff-Postgrad Seminar: Michael O’Dowd, ‘James Wolveridge's Speculum Matricis: a mirror on antiquity?’

History Staff-Postgrad Seminar: Michael O’Dowd, ‘James Wolveridge's Speculum Matricis: a mirror on antiquity?’

7 Nov 2014 4:00PM - 7 Nov 2014 5:30PM

Description:

Michael O’Dowd (NUIG), ‘James Wolveridge's Speculum Matricis (1670): a mirror on antiquity?’ All welcome


Venue: Postgrad Seminar Room, 18 College Green
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USIHS Lecture: Dr Sarah-Anne Buckley

USIHS Lecture: Dr Sarah-Anne Buckley

20 Nov 2014 6:30PM - 20 Nov 2014 8:00PM

Description:

USIHS Lecture: '“Saver of the children”: The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children in Ireland 1889-1921' Dr Sarah-Anne Buckley (National University of Ireland, Galway) All welcome


Venue: 14 University Square, 01/007
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USIHS/History Symposium: 'Clergy, Congregations and Controversies in 19th and 20th Century Ulster'

USIHS/History Symposium: 'Clergy, Congregations and Controversies in 19th and 20th Century Ulster'

27 Nov 2014 1:00PM - 27 Nov 2014 4:00PM

Description:

A half-day symposium exploring religion and society in the north of Ireland.

1:00 Welcome

1:10 Sean Farrell (Northern Illinois University and NUIG) ‘The Revd Thomas Drew and the limits of anti-catholic politics in mid-Victorian Belfast’

1:45 Janice Holmes (Open University) ‘How much did the Revd ‘Roaring’ Hugh Hanna really roar?’

2:15 Break

2:45 Daniel Ritchie (University College Dublin) ‘The 1859 Revival and its enemies: Presbyterian opposition to the 1859 Revival in Ulster’

3:15 Orfhlaith Campbell (Open University) ‘Presbyterians, the “Bible Wine” controversy and the temperance movement in Ulster’

3:45 Discussion and Close

All welcome


Venue: 18 College Green 0G/008
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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

Description:

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

Description:

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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Anthropology Postgraduate Seminar talk by Theodore Konkouris 'iFieldworker: Stories and Reflections from the Field'

31 Oct 2014 1:30PM -

Description: Talk by Theodore Konkouris about his PhD research
Venue: 20 College Green, room 01/012
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