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Seminars in Semester Two 2017-2018

4 December 2017

Tuesday 23rd Jan 2018: Sarah Easterby-Smith (St Andrews): ‘Seeds of knowledge: colonial science and microhistory at the end of the French old regime’ [Chair: Colin Jones]...

QMCECS Seminar 12 Dec 2017: Peter de Bolla (Cambridge)

1 December 2017

Tuesday 12 December 2017 Peter de Bolla (Faculty of English, University of Cambridge) Distributional Concept Analysis Joint meeting with the QMUL Digital Initiatives Network Chair:...

Digitising William Godwin’s Manuscripts

27 November 2017

For the first time, the sole surviving manuscripts of Political Justice and Caleb Williams, by the anarchist philosopher William Godwin (1756-1836), will be digitised and made freely...

QMCECS Seminar Tuesday 14th November 2017

3 November 2017

Alice Dolan (Queen Mary University of London) Touching Linen: Textiles, Emotion and Bodily Intimacy in England c. 1708-1818   Alice Dolan is Lecturer in Modern British History...