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Anti-Communism in the Twentieth Century 1600x

Anti-Communism in the Twentieth Century:

An International Historical Perspective'

10/01/2019 - Keynote Speaker: John Callaghan Professor of Politics and Contemporary History at University of Salford

Dr Deborah Mack and National Museum of African America History - 1600x

Annual Keith Jeffery Public History Lecture

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David Armitage for Frank Wright Memorial Lecture

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Frank Wright Memorial Lecture

19/11/2018 - Professor David Armitage to give Annual Frank Wright memorial lecture 'Treaty Consciousness: A history of rise and fall and rise again?'

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Hillary Rodham Clinton Awards

An Early Career Fellowship and two MA Scholarship opportunities

16/10/2018 - Queen’s announce prestigious Hillary Rodham Clinton Awards

Inaugural HAPP PhD writing retreat evening discussion - June 2017

Political Theory and Philosophy Seminar Serie

Political Theory and Philosophy Seminar Series - 20182019

10/10/2018 - Staring Friday 12th October 2018

Liam Kennedy - whatever happened to limbo?

Belief in ‘limbo’ has declined

Queen’s research finds that belief in ‘limbo’ has declined throughout the decades

26/10/2018 - A research study from Queen’s University Belfast has found that the belief in ‘limbo’ has declined throughout the decades in Ireland due to the changing beliefs and values of the nation.

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NERI Seminar Series

NERI Seminar Series

24/10/2018 - Just energy transitions and ‘full spectrum innovation’: decarbonisation, democratisation, divestment Speaker: Professor John Barry, Queen's University Belfast

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American History Colloquia

American History Colloquia

17/10/2018 - Tom Hulme (QUB): ‘Citizenship, Modernity and the City: Historical Re-Enactment in Chicago and Manchester in the 1920s and 1930s’ Wed. 17 October 2pm, Peter Froggatt Centre/0G/024

America in the Age of Trump - 15th October 2018

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America in the Age of Trump

5/10/2018 - SPEAKER: James McDermott, Former Member of the U.S. House of Representatives (1989-2016)

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Irish Studies Seminars - Autumn 2018


AS HandA Conference - 22 November 2018

AS History and Anthropology Conference

AS History and Anthropology Conference

22/11/2018 - AS History and Anthropology Conference

Migration to the margin - call for papers - 25 April 2019

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Migration to the margin: a four-nation approach to race, immigration, and diversity in the UK

11/09/2018 - Keynote Speaker: Professor Anoop Nayak (Newcastle University)

Ida Milne and book cover - Sept 2018

Deadline Looms for €10,000 Michel Déon Prize

Deadline Looms for €10,000 Michel Déon Prize

17/09/2018 - Ida Milne a frontrunner for inaugural nonfiction prize.

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Tudor Stuart Ireland Conference

13/08/2018 - The 8th Annual Tudor & Stuart Ireland Interdisciplinary Conference will take place at Queen’s University, Belfast on 24 – 25 August 2018

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Research in Religion

31/07/2018 - Research in Religion is a one-day interdisciplinary conference, organised by the University of Edinburgh and Queen’s University Belfast. Abstract closing date, Tuesday 31st July 2018.

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PhD Public Defence - Mr Hugh Turpin


Border Control in Transformation poster - 3rd July 2018

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Dr Karine Côté-Boucher

19/06/2018 - Seminar Series

Global Irish Revolution images - 1600

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The Global Irish Revolution, 1916-1923

25/06/2018 - Exciting Workshop Held

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Dr Peter McLoughlin awarded a Fulbright Scholarship

19/06/2018 - Queen’s academic awarded Fulbright Scholarship to research the U.S. government’s involvement in the NI peace process

HRP Scholarship

HRP Scholarship

Curators' Team Internships (2018-20)

12/04/2018 - The Curators’ Team at Historic Royal Palaces is offering one two-year internship (for the academic years 2018-19 and 2019-20).

African Studies in Ireland 2018

African Studies in Ireland

25 May 2018 (1pm-6.00pm) - 26 May 2018 (9.00am-5.00pm)

14/05/2018 - In memoriam Professor Martin Lynn

The Complexity of Nature

Call for Papers

International Relations PGR Conference - Call for Papers

11/04/2018 - “The Complexity of Nature, Hybrids and Four-Legged Cyborgs: What do we mean by Posthuman Politics?” Tuesday 12th June, 2018 Queen’s University, Belfast

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2018 Wiles Lectures

28/03/2018 - The Wiles Lecture will be given by Prof. Alison Bashford (UNSW) on 16-19 May, on the subject 'Trustees of Evolution: The Huxleys from Empire to World, 1825-1975'

People's Histories? Photography, Public History and Museums

People's Histories?

Photography, Public History and Museums

15/05/2018 - A half-day colloquium organised by the Centre for Public History

Creative Ethnograhic Writing Course

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Creative Ethnographic Writing Course

25/05/2018 - Held: 14th - 19th May 2018

Cambridge History of Ireland - Book Launch

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Cambridge History of Ireland - Book Launch

14/05/2018 - Announcing a landmark survey of Irish history from c.600 to the present day Written by a team of more than 100 leading historians from around the world, this is the most comprehensive and authoritative history of Ireland yet attempted.

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Authors: Maruska Svasek and Milen Komarova

Ethnograhic of Movement, Sociality and Space

2/05/2018 - Placemaking in the New Northern Ireland

Daniel Miller (UCL) 1st Anthropology Lecture

1st Annual Anthropology Lecture

1st Annual Anthropology Lecture - 2nd May

19/04/2018 - Guest Speaker: Professor Daniel Miller (UCL), a noted anthropologist of digital anthropology and social media, material culture and consumption, aging and technology.

The India Lecture - 24 April 2018

The India Lecture - 24 April 2018

Dr Renny Thomas - Charles Wallace Fellow


HIS2066 - HOS with Jury Prize and Audience Prize recipents

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Visualising China's Encounter - HIS2066

24/04/2018 - Student exhibition gives a window on Qing China

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Love, Hate and Beyond

Love, Hate and Beyond: Affect and Emotions

11/04/2018 - Featuresing international guest speakers Keynote speaker: Dr Kayla Rush

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Ireland and China: networks of information and ideas, 1735-1949

28/03/2018 - Queen’s HAPP staff convene symposium: Ireland and China: networks of information and ideas, 1735-1949 at the Royal Irish Academy, Dublin, Members Room, 11 April 2018

Darragh Gannon and Clucksman Ireland House

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Glucksman Ireland House Lecture

3/04/2018 - Lecture: 'A global revolution: Ireland and the Irish World, 1912-1923'

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European Social Science History Conference at QUB

28/03/2018 - Queen's is hosting the 2018 ESSHC on 4-7 April.

CBE Medal

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Richard English CBE

8/03/2018 - Richard English, Professor of Politics at Queen’s University, received the title of Commander of the British Empire from Prince William, Duke of Cambridge in a ceremony at Buckingham Palace.

History of Medicine - staff and students

History of Medicine

Interdisciplinary: History and Medicine

15/02/2018 - Successful interdisciplinary collaboration between HAPP historians and colleagues in the School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences

Three Roman Warriors - Classic and Ancient History event - 9 Feb 2018

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Classics and Ancient History

9/02/2018 - Showcase event hosted by the Ulster Museum

Student Ambassadors 20172018

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Student Ambassador Launch

8/02/2018 - Student Ambassador Launch

Offer Holder Day

Offer Holder Day - 3rd March 2018

3/03/2018 - Congratulations on receiving an 'Offer' from the School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics at Queen's University Belfast

Baroness Onora O'Neill

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Baroness Onora O'Neill


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Department for the Economy (DFE) Studentships

30/01/2018 - Applications for DfE Studentships are open until 16 February.

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Prof Antje Wiener (Hamburg) HAPP Talk on 1 February 2018

30/01/2018 - Prof Antje Wiener (Hamburg) will be giving a talk at HAPP entitled: "Constitution and Contestation of Norms in Global International Relations” on 1st February 2018.


Showcasing Classics and Ancient History

Showcasing Classics and Ancient History

9/02/2018 - Celebrating Classical Studies: a Day for Schools

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AHSS Student Win's Iress Prize


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Maymester 2018 Open for Application

12/01/2018 - Level 2 International ‘Maymester’ module: PAI2020 Politics of Conflict Transformation

We all not have Home Rule in Ireland - 1600x

Public History in Northern Ireland

Seminar Event: IHR

21/11/2017 - Public History in Northern Ireland: dealing with the past, engaging with the future.

Top of Titanic photo - 1600x747

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The first annual conference of the Centre for Public History

7/12/2017 - Why Public History?

Russian Revoluntion - 1917

Russian Revolution

The memory of the Russian Revolution

9/11/2017 - A film on 16th November 2017 and a day of talks on 17th November 2017

Three Plastic Chairs in Kos

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The Aftermath of Migration in Kos

7/11/2017 - A exhibition of photographs from the Hotel Captain Elias in Kos, Greece.

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Northern Bridge - PhD Studentships Open for Application

24/10/2017 - Northern Bridge is funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council. It brings together the cutting-edge expertise and exceptional resources of Queens University Belfast, Newcastle University, and Durham University and their Strategic Partners.

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China Customs Museum

2/10/2017 - On Monday 25 September 2017, Queen’s hosted a visit from the China Customs Museum in Beijing.

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AAI/HAPP Public Lecture - Professor Dimitris Dalakoglou

13/09/2017 - Infrastructural Gaps: Commons, Anthropology and Economic Crisis in Europe

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Steven Egan

Congratulations - Steven Egan

19/09/2017 - Steven Egan has been awarded a ‘Highly Commended’

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Exclusion Amid Inclusion



Aspect Festival

A Celebration of Irish writing

5/09/2017 - Stars of the literary world arrive in Bangor to celebrate Irish writing including prominent authors such as David Park, Frank McGuinness, Colm Toibin and Malachi O'Doherty.

Inaugural HAPP PhD writing retreat evening discussion - June 2017

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Inaugural HAPP PhD Writing Retreat

26/06/2017 - Interdisciplinary workshop to assist PhD students to discuss their projects and hear ideas for other perspective and literature.

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Queen’s University photography exhibition shows the changing face of Belfast

7/07/2017 - The Queen’s University Belfast led ‘Belfast Self-Portrait’ exhibition will today (Friday 7 July) officially open to the public at the Ulster Museum, Belfast.

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Washington Ireland Programme - 2017


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PISP Staff participate in The Big EU Debate #EUandme

15/04/2016 - Dr Elodie Fabre and Dr Cillian McBride took part in The Gown newspaper's Brexit debate

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Democracy without politicians

10/03/2016 - PISP's John Garry considers whether we really need politicians in a new animation informed by his recent research.

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Lee McGowan participates in NICVA EU Referendum event

7/04/2016 - "EU Referendum and the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise sector" conference

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1916: Attitudes to commemorations have reflected the politics of the time

24/03/2016 - In a ground-breaking article, Dr. Margaret O'Callaghan discusses the politics of commemoration around the 1916 Easter Rising.

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Inclusive reform of Dail should be all for one and one for all

21/03/2016 - Muiris MacCarthaigh and UCC's Mary C. Murphy write on Dail Reform in the Irish Examiner

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Professors from Queen's Univeristy Belfast Visiting Lecturers at IUS

19/10/2017 - Professor Yvonne Galligan and Professor John Coakley from Queen's University Belfast visit IUS

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NSS Prize Draw - Final Year Students


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Scholarship/Funding Opportunities - 2018

Scholarship/Funding Opportunities - 2018