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Two research prizes from the Humboldt Foundation

Two research prizes from the Humboldt Foundation

Humboldt foundation prizes for Bettina Bildhauer and Kirill Dmitriev

MHRA funding for Claudia Rossignoli

MHRA funding for Claudia Rossignoli

Claudia Rossignoli has been awarded an MHRA grant for her upcoming conference

Towards reconciliation - new book by Professor Paul Gifford

Towards reconciliation - new book by Professor Paul Gifford

Professor Paul Gifford has published a new book, "Towards Reconciliation. Understanding Violence and the Sacred after René Girard".

IMLR grant success for Derek Duncan, Ramsey McGlazer, and Tom Smith

IMLR grant success for Derek Duncan, Ramsey McGlazer, and Tom Smith

IMLR grant success for Derek Duncan, Ramsey McGlazer, and Tom Smith

Will Fowler's visit to Mexico

Will Fowler's visit to Mexico

Will Fowler was in Mexico back in February and March where he presented his latest book La Guerra de Tres Años, 1857-1861

New book by Tom Smith

New book by Tom Smith

Tom Smith’s monograph, "Comrades in Arms: Military Masculinities in East German Culture", has just been published by Berghahn Books

La Guerra de los Tres Años (1857-1861)

La Guerra de los Tres Años (1857-1861)

Will Fowler's new history of the Mexican 1857-61 Civil War was published on 21 February 2020

Max Czollek’s visit

Max Czollek’s visit

The Department of German will be hosting the German Jewish author Max Czollek as a writer in residence from 9 to 15 February 2020

Writer in residence - Laurence Tardieu

Writer in residence - Laurence Tardieu

The School hosted French writer Laurence Tardieu as writer in residence from 11 to 29 November 2019

Dr Saeed Talajooy gave BIPS 2019 Annual Lecture

Dr Saeed Talajooy gave BIPS 2019 Annual Lecture

On 25 November 2019, Dr Saeed Talajooy gave BIPS 2019 Annual Lecture entitled ‘The Depiction of the Intelligentsia in Early Twentieth-Century Iranian Drama’