French History @ IHR: Roundtable discussion of Robert Priest’s ‘The Gospel According to Renan’

Date & Place: Monday 30th November 2015, at the IHR, London. Speakers: Robert Priest (Royal Holloway) with responses from Jeremy Jennings (QMUL), Ruth Harris (Oxford) Paper Title: A roundtable discussion of Rob Priest’s ‘The Gospel According to Renan’ Chair: Andrew WM Smith (UCL) In September 1903, crowds gathered in hostile opposition and vociferous support of a statue being inaugurated in the […]

French Historians under the spotlight: Dr Penny Roberts

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. March’s post features Dr Penny Roberts, Associate Professor (Reader) in History and Director of the Centre for […]

ASMCF-SSFH Postgraduate Study Day: registration and programme

University of Exeter, Saturday 7 March 2015 Theme: The Local and the Global Registration is now open for the Association for the Study of Modern and Contemporary France and The Society for the Study of French History’s Postgraduate Study Day. Please find below the full programme and registration details. Practical information about how to get […]