NEWS AND EVENTS

Academic Year 2022-2023

Here you will find the latest news from LJMU's Centre for Modern and Contemporary History, and a list of upcoming events either hosted by the centre or involving its members and affiliates. 

September 2022 
News 
Dr James Brocklesby was awarded the International History Review Research Award, worth £1500 for his work on the remnants of Britain's Empire in Brunei.  
     
November
2022

3

Nov

Event

Official launch of the Centre for Modern and Contemporary History.

 
 

2

Nov 

Event

Dr Susan Grant presents 'An Introduction to Healthcare in the Soviet Union’ at the Faculty of Health and Social Care Historical Society, University of Chester Riverside Museum, Chester.
For more information see: https://www1.chester.ac.uk/events/introduction-healthcare-soviet-union?list=9664

 
 
 

18

Nov

News

Dan Feather’s essay on Cultural Relations and Peacebuilding in South Africa was accepted into the British Council’s Cultural Relations Collection.

 
 
 

23

Nov

Event

Dr Susan Grant presents ‘Care under Fire: Soviet Nurses in War and Peace’ at Newcastle University's Modern European History Seminar.

 
 
 

25

Nov

Event

Susan Grant presents ‘Growing Old in the Soviet Union’ Dance Soiree at the Unity Theatre, and a related film screen and dance at FACT, Liverpool on 17 December. For more information see: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/soviet-ageing-unity-theatre-performance-and-screening-at-fact-liverpool-tickets-435645436227

 
 
December 2022

7

Dec

Event

James Crossland presents ‘Navigating the Fake News Maze’ at the Research and Knowledge Exchange Conference – Navigating Pandemic Times, at The Bluecoat 8 School Lane, Liverpool L1 3BX. 

     

8

Dec

Event

Dr Susan Grant will be presenting a paper at the The Cultural and Social History of Ageing in the Soviet Union' symposium at the University of Basel as part of the AHRC-Funded 'Ageing in the Soviet Union' project. For details see: www.sovietageing.com