Stathis Kalyvas, Glenda Gilmore, Anne Dolan and Robert Gerwarth at Writing the History of Civil War in UCD History.

Writing the History of Civil War

On 12 October 2018 UCD Centre for War Studies invited some of the leading scholars of civil wars to UCD School of History to discuss their unique approaches to the subject. Taking part in the seminar were: Dr. Anne Dolan (Trinity), Professor Stathis Kalyvas (Oxford), and Professor Glenda Gilmore (Yale / UCD). The discussion was chaired by Professor Robert Gerwarth (UCD).

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UCD Arts and Humanities Annual Lecture with Linda Colley 1st Nov '18

Linda Colley: Constitutions Across Histories and Literatures

On 1 November 2018 Professor Colley visited University College Dublin to give the UCD Arts and Humanities Annual Lecture, in partnership with the School of History. In her lecture - 'Inscribing a Modern World: Constitutions Across Histories and Literatures' - Professor Colley examines the contagion and evolution of written constitutions throughout the world from the 17th Century right through to the present day...whilst exploring the adaptation needed for the future, in the new and constantly changing technological environment..

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Ben Vinson: Mestizaje and the Frontiers of Race and Caste in Colonial Mexico

In episode 18 of History Hub's podcast series – ‘Kingdom, Empire and Plus Ultra: conversations on the history of Portugal and Spain, 1415-1898‘ - Professor Ben Vinson III is in conversation with series host Dr Edward Collins. In the episode, which is available to podcast on iTunes and Soundcloud, they discuss Mestizaje and the Frontiers of Race and Caste in Colonial Mexico.

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Tudor and Stuart Ireland Conference Podcasts

The first and second Tudor and Stuart Ireland Conferences took place in University College Dublin in 2011 and 2012. In all over eighty speakers have participated in the two conferences. Podcasts of fifty-seven of those papers are currently available for download on iTunes for free.

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