Events

Pathway to a humanities degree drop-in session

10/01/2018

By successfully completing a pathway many adult learners from all walks of life have gained a degree from Cardiff University. They are available in a wide range of subject areas and for many of our pathways no prior qualifications are needed – perfect if you’ve been out of formal education for a while.

“A Second England”? Gerald of Wales and Welsh Identity after 1066

24/01/2018

This lecture will be delivered by Dr Simon John (Swansea University) and has been organised by the Historical Association.

Cross Slabs and Closet Catholics: Tomb Carvings in Medieval and Post-Medieval Wales

28/02/2018

This lecture will be delivered by Professor Madeleine Gray (University of South Wales).

From Foundry to Foreign Office: The Life of Arthur Henderson (1863-1935), Labour Party Leader

21/03/2018

This lecture will be delivered by Professor Andrew Thorpe (Exeter University).

“A Fight for Every Housewife in the Land”: Welsh Women’s Protests Against the Rising Cost of Living in the Later 1930’s

25/04/2018

This is the Eileen Younghusband Memorial Lecture and will be delivered by Dr Stephanie Ward (Cardiff University).

What did the biblical figure Joseph of Arimathea represent as a role model for historians of the First Crusade?

23/05/2018

This lecture will be delivered by Dr Steve Biddlecombe (Nottingham Trent University).

Digging for Linguistic Treasure: Scandinavian Words in English

13/06/2018

This lecture is delivered by Dr Sara Ponz-Sanz (Cardiff University).