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Discover Medieval Leicestershire

Discover Medieval Leicestershire

Posted by er134 at Jul 29, 2015 11:35 AM |

Staff contribute to new book examining Leicester life in the Middle Ages

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Success for Richard III team at prestigious event

Success for Richard III team at prestigious event

Posted by er134 at Jul 09, 2015 11:55 AM |

Richard III stand proved popular at Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition 2015

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Talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 18 June - 1 July

Talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 18 June - 1 July

Posted by ap507 at Jul 01, 2015 12:14 PM |

The latest opinion pieces from Leicester experts cover famous paintings, authorship credit, oral history, mass extinction, acts of terror, Greece's banking crisis, Britain's productivity problems, far-right politics in Europe and light polarisation

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Richard III discovery at the Royal Society Summer Exhibition

Richard III discovery at the Royal Society Summer Exhibition

Posted by ap507 at Jun 25, 2015 11:45 AM |

University scientists present their research at public event until 5 July 2015

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Barbarians from the West: the Crusades seen from an Arabic perspective

Barbarians from the West: the Crusades seen from an Arabic perspective

Posted by ap507 at Jun 19, 2015 10:12 AM |

Lecture by History postgraduate on Friday 19 June to examine Arabic writings overlooked in the West

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Talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 11-17 June

Talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 11-17 June

Posted by ap507 at Jun 17, 2015 02:15 PM |

The latest opinion pieces from Leicester experts cover ancient food intolerance, how the victimisation of women is often ignored and responses to Sir Tim Hunt's comments about women in labs

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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!

NEW: AHRC Fully Funded Doctoral Studentships in History

The School of History is now advertising three new fully funded Postgraduate Studentships and would like to hear from potential students interested in working with major partners (the British Library and the National Maritime Museum) on these exciting projects. Full details can be found on the CDP page.

CArchipelago Conference

Carceral Archipelago Conference 13-16 September draft programme now available. Further information including a draft programme is now available

Conference: Mortality, Care and Military Welfare during the British Civil Wars

This exciting international conference organised by the University of Leicester’s Centre for English Local History will celebrate the opening of the National Civil War Centre at Newark Museum, Nottinghamshire, on 7-8 August 2015.

 

Civil War Conference