Postgraduate Research Conference

5th Annual Postgraduate Research Conference Department of English, History and Creative Writing Tuesday 2 April 2019 This event is designed to celebrate the significant contribution that our postgraduates, from MA/MRes to PhD, make not only to the Department of English, History and Creative Writing but to Edge Hill University. This is an opportunity for our […]

Virtual Roundtable: May 1968 and the Legacies of Protest in France

On Wednesday 14 March at 4pm GMT, Edge Hill’s Senior Lecturer in European History Dr Daniel Gordon will be joining other international experts for a Virtual Roundtable on May 1968 and the Legacies of Protest in France and Europe, hosted by the European Studies Center at the University of Pittsburgh. MODERATOR: Jae-Jae Spoon, Department of Political […]

ErRS Symposium; ‘The 1970s: The High Tide of British Anti-Racism?’ – A Reflection

On 22 September 2017, the Ethnicity, ‘Race’ and Racism Seminar held its fifth annual symposium at Edge Hill University. The theme of this year’s symposium was ‘The 1970s: The High Tide of British Anti-Racism?’ and the speakers prompted keen reflections on the history and broad variety of anti-racist expression and activism. It was a day […]

British Crime Historians Symposium 2018 – Call for Papers

31 August – 1 September 2018 Location: Edge Hill University In 2018 it will be a decade since the first British Crime Historians Symposium was held. This biennial conference meets every two years as a forum for discussion, debate and the presentation of research for all aspects of the history of crime, law, justice, punishment […]

CFP: The 1970s: The High Tide of British Anti-Racism?

Call for Papers: Day-long Symposium, 22 September 2017, Edge Hill University’s Ethnicity, ‘Race’ and Racism Seminar 5th Annual Symposium. 2017 will mark the fortieth anniversary of two seminal events in the history of anti-racism in Britain: the Battle of Lewisham on 13 August 1977 and the subsequent founding of the Anti-Nazi League (ANL). The 1970s […]