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Launch of The British End of the British Empire by Prof. Sarah Stockwell

The IHR World and Imperial History Seminar & King’s Contemporary British History cordially invite you to a roundtable
and launch party for

The British End of the British Empire by Sarah Stockwell

18 March 2019 at 5.30 pm at King’s College London’s Strand campus in the History Department open space on the 8th floor.

Discussants: Gareth Austin (Cambridge), Ruth Craggs (King’s) and Michael Collins (UCL).

It is helpful if you register in advance if you hope to attend, as this facilitates access to the campus. You can do this by following this link. 

For directions to the department see Contact-us.aspx : lifts take you from reception to the 7th floor; take the stairs to the 8th, and then turn left to the open space. We do hope you can join us.



Announcement: The Ben Pimlott Memorial Lecture 2019

KCBH is delighted to announce that it will co-host the Ben Pimlott Memorial Lecture 2019, with Twentieth Century British History and OUP Journals. Professor Patricia Clavin will deliver the lecture, which will be entitled, ‘Britain and the making of Global Order after 1919’.

Tuesday 9th July 2019, 6:30 p.m.
King’s College London

Location: TBA

Please watch this space for Eventbrite registration

For more information, see here.

Patrick Porter on Blunder: Britain’s War in Iraq

King’s Contemporary British History and the Sir Michael Howard Centre for the History of War will co-host an event to celebrate the publication of Blunder: Britain’s War in Iraq by Professor Patrick Porter (University of Birmingham), in the KCL History Department on Friday 14 December 2018. Talk by the author, followed by a Q&A, and wine reception. All welcome, but booking required: see here