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History Seminar Series

Cardiff University's History Seminar Series features experts from across the UK.

All seminars take place at 16:00 in room 4.44 of the John Percival Building.

Seminars 2023-24


Wednesday 29 November

Helena F.S. Lopes (Cardiff University)

Connections in Times of Disruption: War, Movement, Empire(s) and the Limits of Decolonisation in 1940s South China


Owain Lawson (Cardiff University)

Vernacular Development: Traveling Technology and Environmental Justice in Postcolonial Lebanon

Wednesday 6 December

Deborah Barton (Université de Montréal)

Writing and Rewriting the Reich: Women Journalists in the Nazi and Post-War Press

Wednesday 7 February

Rebecca Thomas (Cardiff University)

Naming Places in Medieval Wales


Stefan Visnjevac (Cardiff University)

Rotoli: A Database of University Teachers at Early Renaissance Bologna

Wednesday 6 March

Hazel Carby (London School of Economics/Yale University)

To be confirmed

Wednesday 17 April

Sanja Perovic (King’s College London)

Radical Translations: The Transfer of Revolutionary Culture between Britain, France and Italy (1789-1815)

Wednesday 24 April

Rory Cox (University of St Andrews)

Just Wars: Ancient Doctrines and Modern Problems