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Marginalised Histories of the Second World War

Marginalised Histories of the Second World War Date: Wednesday 11th April 2018 A one-day workshop hosted at King’s College, London as part of the AHRC-funded Teaching and Learning War Research Network to explore the latest research into the history, memory and representation of the Second World War (including the Holocaust) from an international comparative perspective. The event will  Continue Reading »


Their Past, Their Memory?

King’s College, London, Friday 15th September 2017 A one-day interdisciplinary workshop hosted at King’s College, London as part of the AHRCfunded Teaching and Learning War Research Network to explore young people’s engagement with and receptivity to the cultural memory messages of the two world wars from an international comparative perspective. We welcome abstract submissions from  Continue Reading »

Men of the Royal West Kent Regiment in a dugout on Monastery Hill at Cassino, Italy, 26 March 1944

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