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‘Hidden Stories’ book launch celebrates Leicester’s and Glossop’s De-industrial Past

‘Hidden Stories’ book launch celebrates Leicester’s and Glossop’s De-industrial Past

Posted by ap507 at Mar 31, 2015 12:25 PM |

Dr Ming Lim involved in new project

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University features in Service of Reveal for King Richard III

University features in Service of Reveal for King Richard III

Posted by pt91 at Mar 30, 2015 04:03 PM |

Event at Leicester Cathedral on Friday 27 March reflects on work of the University

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Figures from University feature on King Richard III Pall

Figures from University feature on King Richard III Pall

Posted by ap507 at Mar 30, 2015 11:45 AM |

Embroidered cloth covered coffin now on display at Leicester Cathedral

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A eulogy for Richard III

A eulogy for Richard III

Posted by ap507 at Mar 27, 2015 11:40 AM |

Professor Gordon Campbell's eulogy for the last Plantagenet king orated during the reinterment of Richard III on Thursday 26 March

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Bishop of Leicester praises Richard III discovery for becoming 'a nation's story'

Bishop of Leicester praises Richard III discovery for becoming 'a nation's story'

Posted by ap507 at Mar 27, 2015 10:50 AM |

The Right Reverend Tim Stevens praises the discovery of the king under the car park in his speech during the reinterment of Richard III ceremony on Thursday 26 March

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Richard III experts discuss how the project illustrates university research is changing for the better

Richard III experts discuss how the project illustrates university research is changing for the better

Posted by ap507 at Mar 26, 2015 05:10 PM |

A roundup of opinion pieces from Richard III experts

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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.

Holy War Lecture

The School of History is pleased to announce a lecture by visiting scholar Professor Philippe Buc of the University of Vienna entitled 'Theology, Holy War and History in the West from the European Middle Ages to the Recent Past'. The event is open to all and further details can be found here

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