French History @ IHR: Valerie Deacon on Violence and Empathy: Anglo-American aircrews and civilian assistance in France, 1940-1945

Date & Place: Monday 13 June, in the Wolfson Room NB02, IHR Basement, North block, Senate House Speakers: Valerie Deacon (NYU) Paper Title: Violence and Empathy: Anglo-American aircrews and civilian assistance in France, 1940-1945 Chair: Ludivine Broch (Westminster)   The relationship between the Americans, the English and the French during the Second World War has often been a topic of […]

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Feature Archive: The Fonds Michel Chomarat at the Bibliothèque Municipale de Lyon

In this month’s Feature Archive, Dan Callwood talks us through the Fonds Michel Chomarat at the Bibliothèque Municipale de Lyon.  Dan  is a PhD candidate in the school of history at Queen Mary University of London working on an AHRC-funded project provisionally entitled ‘Experiencing France’s gay liberation “moment” 1968-82’ supervised by Julian Jackson. The acceptance of LGBT […]

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French Historians under the spotlight: Prof. Richard J. Golsan

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. Continuing with our current spotlight on speakers at the forthcoming SSFH conference in July, this month’s subject […]

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