Modern British History Seminar

Seminars will take place on Thursdays at 14:00, in the Larkin Room, St John’s College, unless otherwise stated.

All welcome!

NB for Hilary Term 2024
There will be no seminar in Week 3
Weeks 4 and 8 will be in the Rees Davies Room, Faculty of History, at 17:00 – joint with the Modern History Research Seminar
Type: Seminar Series
Series organisers: Matthew Grimley (Merton College), Ben Jackson (University College), Marc Mulholland (St Catherine’s College), Sian Pooley (Magdalen College), William Whyte (St John’s), Aled Davies (Jesus), Joshua Bennett (Lincoln), Faridah Zaman (Somerville), Meleisa Ono-George (Queen's)
Timing: Thursdays at 14:00-15:30, unless otherwise stated
Organising department: Faculty of History


Thursday 29 February 2024 (7th Week, Hilary Term)

The Crimean War in Victorian Religious Thought and Intellectual Culture
Date: 29 February 2024, 14:00 - 15:30 (Thursday, 7th week, Hilary 2024)
Speaker : Petros Spanou (Oxford)
Venue: St John's College, St Giles OX1 3JP
Venue Details: Larkin Room
Organisers: TBA
Hosts: TBA

Thursday 7 March 2024 (8th Week, Hilary Term)

The Changing Shapes of European History: The Modern European History Seminar since the 1980s
Date: 7 March 2024, 17:00 - 18:30 (Thursday, 8th week, Hilary 2024)
Speaker s: Martin Conway (Oxford), Tom Buchanan (Oxford)
Venue: History Faculty, George Street OX1 2RL
Venue Details: Rees Davies Room
Organisers: TBA
Hosts: TBA

Editors: Laura Spence, Belinda Clark