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University historian previews Richard III Visitor Centre

University historian previews Richard III Visitor Centre

Posted by pt91 at Jul 24, 2014 01:10 PM |

Review of 'Richard III - dynasty, death and discovery' by Professor Norman Housley

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Richard III, Part 2 – Online course even more popular second time around

Richard III, Part 2 – Online course even more popular second time around

Posted by mjs76 at Jun 27, 2014 03:15 PM |

Second release of online course taught by scholars who brought King to light receives more than 14,000 sign-ups.

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Anti-Semitism in Romania and Moldova to be examined in upcoming workshop

Anti-Semitism in Romania and Moldova to be examined in upcoming workshop

Posted by ap507 at Jun 25, 2014 02:55 PM |

Stanley Burton Centre for Holocaust Studies Collaborative Outreach Workshop to take place Wednesday 2 July

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Renowned author Philippa Gregory to open new galleries at Bosworth

Renowned author Philippa Gregory to open new galleries at Bosworth

Posted by ap507 at Jun 23, 2014 04:55 PM |

New exhibition 'The Bosworth Battlefield Quest' to launch Tuesday 24 June

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Plans for Richard III’s final resting place announced

Plans for Richard III’s final resting place announced

Posted by pt91 at Jun 17, 2014 12:30 PM |

Tomb design unveiled and Michael Ibsen revealed as maker of coffin

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Vanishing Act: New project aims to protect England’s well-loved pubs

Vanishing Act: New project aims to protect England’s well-loved pubs

Posted by er134 at Jun 16, 2014 11:55 AM |

Study led by Leicester to investigate severely threatened English pubs

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The New History Lab

The New History Lab

Celebrate the diverse range of history being studied in the School along with tea and homemade cake!

The English Urban Renaissance Revisited

Symposium celebrating 25 yrs since the publication of Peter Borsay’s book and exploring the continued relevance of the ‘English Urban Renaissance’.

Friday 18 July 2014

English Urban Renaissance portlet

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Call for Papers

The Carceral Archipelago:
Transnational Circulations in Global Perspective, 1415-1960

13-15 September 2015

This conference will bring together historians and associated researchers of penal settlements and colonies from all over the world.

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