Category: ASMCF/SSFH Post-Grad Study Day

ASMCF/SSFH Post-Grad Study Day, Under the Spotlight

French Historians under the spotlight: PhD takeover

Welcome to ‘under the spotlight’, a monthly interview series which offers a snapshot from academics’ lives: their passions, interests and reading suggestions – all summarised in less than ten minutes. You can catch up with previous posts here. To tie in with the Annual Postgraduate Study Day, this month’s interview is a Postgraduate takeover! We …

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Mobility/Immobility: CFP ASMCF & SSFH Postgraduate Study Day (4 March 2017)

ASMCF & SSFH Postgraduate Study Day  Call for Papers & Flash Presentations  Theme: Mobility / Immobility University of Nottingham, Saturday 4th March 2017 Keynote speaker: Dr Olivia Walsh (Nottingham) Deadline for abstracts: 28th January 2017 *** How do people move, change, evolve? And why? What external forces are at play that control our movement; social, …

ASMCF/SSFH Post-Grad Study Day

Heritage, the State and the Hexagon

Will Clement is a doctoral researchers at the University of Oxford interested in philanthropy, industry and urban history in nineteenth-century France. A speaker at this year’s PG Study Day on the topic of ‘Patrimoine’, he was able to hear Dr Tom Stammers keynote address. In a clear and thoughtful post, Clement (Oxford) has summarised Stammers’ paper entitled ‘Heritage, the State …

ASMCF/SSFH Post-Grad Study Day

France and the World Wars – SSFH / ASMCF Study Day 2016

  During the SSFH/ASMCF Postgraduate Study Day held on 5 March 2016, one panel discussed the theme of PATRIMOINE through the lens of France and the World Wars. The Panel Chair, Mason Norton (Edge Hill), reflects on the individual papers by Emily Marsden (Durham), Florence Largillière (QMUL) and Adam Spencer (Hull). From postcards to Jewish heritage to lieux de mémoire, these …

ASMCF/SSFH Post-Grad Study Day

The question of Patrimoine : SSFH / ASMCF Study Day 2016

After previous years’ gatherings at Exeter and Newcastle, over 40 postgraduates and scholars from all over the UK and France came together at Queen Mary, University of London, on Saturday 5th of March for the annual study day. Attendees shared their latest research, experiences as postgraduates and had the opportunity to listen to established academics …

ASMCF/SSFH Post-Grad Study Day, Conferences, Workshops and Events (CFPs, Reports, Announcements and anything else)

CFP: ASMCF-SSFH Postgraduate Study Day, 5 March 2016

Call for Papers PATRIMOINE ASMCF-SSFH POSTGRADUATE STUDY DAY Queen Mary University of London, Saturday 5 March 2016 Keynote speaker: Dr Tom Stammers (Durham) How do we view the past and how do we order the world around us? The term ‘patrimoine’, in the Francophone world, encompasses a range of historic and cultural places, objects and practices. …

ASMCF/SSFH Post-Grad Study Day, Writing and Publishing

Getting Published in an Academic Journal

Penny Roberts (Warwick) recently gave a great talk at the ASMCF-SSFH Postgraduate Studies Day at the University of Exeter. As co-editor of French History, her tips on getting published in academic journals are … well.. priceless. Here is a transcript of her talk – thanks for sharing, Penny!  — I don’t need to tell you, but …

ASMCF/SSFH Post-Grad Study Day

Camaraderie, conviviality…and a free lunch? Reasons to attend a postgraduate study day

Report on the ASMCF / SSFH Postgraduate Study Day at the University of Exeter, 7th March 2015 by Dr Thomas Martin, part-time lecturer in French at the University of Leeds The study day took place on a bright early spring day in Exeter, with an intriguing and eclectic set of papers programmed under the heading …

ASMCF/SSFH Post-Grad Study Day

ASMCF-SSFH Postgraduate Study Day: practical information

Lori Lee Oates has put together some practical information to assist those attending the Postgraduate Study Day on 7 March. Don’t forget to register here by 27 February! The Association for the Study of Modern and Contemporary France (ASMCF) and Society for the Study of French History (SSFH) are pleased to welcome speakers and delegates …