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How Wars End

The Scottish Centre for Global History is hosting an international conference ‘How Wars End; at the University of Dundee on Friday 24 October 2014.  Speakers include Dr. Michael Brown (University of Saint Andrews), Dr.Fernando Chavarria (University of Alcala), Prof. Lothar Hobelt (University of Vienna), Dr. David Parrott: (University of Oxford), Prof. Linda Frey (University of

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Prof. Chris Whatley delivers the 2nd annual T.C. Smout Lecture

Professor Chris Whatley of the University of Dundee will deliver the second annual T.C. Smout Lecture ‘“Burns by an Englishman is impossible”: sculptors, statues and the contested memory of Robert Burns’. The lecture will be given October 2 at 5.15pm in the New Arts Lecture Theatre, at the University of St. Andrews. The lecture will

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‘Studying Africa from Scotland workshop’: Initial outcomes

On the 4th September 2014, the Scottish Centre for Global History, held an exploratory workshop examining the theme ‘How can we best study Africa from Scotland?’. Attended by academics from Southern Africa, Scotland, and the rest of the UK, the workshop set about discussing the representation of Africa in global studies, critically examining some of

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