GLGW Graduate Seminars, Hilary Term 2015

Our first series of GLGW graduate seminars started in Hilary Term 2015. These were followed by a graduate conference in march 2015. For further details on the conference, see here.

All seminars were held at TORCH, Radcliffe Humanities, room RH07, and will run from 1 – 2pm. Papers were of 30-40 minutes, with a discussion afterwards.


22 January: Roderick Bailey – Captured German Zeppelin Crews in Britain
Seminar summary here.

5 February: Claire Morelon – Catholics in Austria-Hungary in the First World War

19 February: Andrew McCarthy and Amanda-Jane Doran – The Huns have got my Gramophone: Magazine and newspaper advertising during the Great War.
Please see here for a link to a piece Amanda Doran prepared for BBC radio, which is about F. Tennyson Jesse, one of the first female war correspondents and her experiences in WWI, and here is a direct Twitter link to the piece.

5 March: Gabriela Frei – Freedom of the Seas and the First World War

Our next series of GLGW graduate seminars will be in 2015/2016. Dates to be announced.