Centre for Urban History at Leicester

Established in 1985, the Centre for Urban History (CUH) is a specialist research centre of international academic excellence which attracts MA and PhD students from around the world. The Centre maintains active links with academics and research institutions across the globe.

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Urban History world tour: Leicester academics visit China and Colombia

Urban History world tour: Leicester academics visit China and Colombia

Posted by mjs76 at Jun 11, 2012 02:25 PM |

Successful conferences on opposite sides of the globe.

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Video: The man who built modern Leicester

Video: The man who built modern Leicester

Posted by mjs76 at Jan 25, 2012 03:00 PM |

Was Konrad Smigielski the urban planning vandal he’s often painted as?

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Public lecture on post-war South African cities

Public lecture on post-war South African cities

Posted by mjs76 at May 29, 2012 03:49 PM |

Exploring group identities in apartheid-era townships and suburbs.

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