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Hidden Histories

Although women were not admitted to Trinity College as students until the 1970s, they have had more of an impact than you might expect. Undergraduate Amelia Hutchinson uncovers these hidden histories by searching through employment records, hand-written letters and books.

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The Great Irish Famine

On Thursday 4 April, Dr Niamh Gallagher, joins fellow historians, Cormac Ó’Gráda (UCD) and Enda Delaney (Edinburgh), to discuss the Great Irish Famine on Radio 4's, ‘In Our Time’, hosted by Melvyn Bragg.

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Roger Schofield, 1937-2019

Apr 10, 2019

The Faculty is saddened to learn of the death last night of Dr Roger Schofield, Emeritus Director of the Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure and Fellow of Clare College.

Dr Paul Warde receives the Joan Thirsk Memorial Prize

Apr 10, 2019

Paul Warde has received the Joan Thirsk Memorial Prize for the best book in British or Irish rural history of 2018 from the British Agricultural History Society, for his monograph, 'The Invention of Sustainability' (Cambridge University Press).

Prizes for economic historians

Apr 08, 2019

Dr Judy Stephenson and Mr Cheng Yang have both received awards at the 2019 Economic History Society Annual Conference.

Simone Maghenzani awarded a David Walker Memorial Fellowship

Mar 08, 2019

Dr Simone Maghenzani (Girton College) has been awarded a David Walker Memorial Fellowship in Early Modern History, Bodleian Library, 2019/20, to work on a project entitled: Converting Venice: English Networks and the Interdict Crisis

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