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Lent Term 2018


Castlereagh Room in the Fisher Building, St John’s College

Wednesdays  4:00pm
(NB new starting time, one hour earlier than previous years)



31st January    (Joint with World History Seminar)

"Obote, the British Government and the Nationalization of Foreign Businesses in Uganda".

Prof Chibuike Uche (Leiden)


14th February

“Britain's 'Brown Babies': Children born to Black GIs and White Women in World War II”

Prof Lucy Bland (Anglia Ruskin)


28th February

When specialization fails. Divisions of regulatory labour and the Financial Crisis of 2007-8

Dr Leon Wansleben (LSE)


14th March

‘Living with the dead: The role of objects and places in remembering family members in Britain, c.1900-50’

Dr Laura King (Leeds)


Gareth Austin, Lucy Delap, Duncan Needham, Simon Szreter


The Seminar is grateful for the generous support provided by the Trevelyan Fund





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