Posts tagged with ‘politics’

New Dawn? The 1997 General Election

This talk by Steven Fielding, Professor of Political History at the University of Nottingham, reflects on some of the issues raised by the election, many of which remain relevant today.

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Women’s suffrage up to 1928

Val Wood of the Nottingham Women’s History Group considers the impact of the franchise for the women of Nottingham in terms of women’s political representation and suffrage activism in the city from 1918 to 1928.

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Donald Trump and the betrayal of Republican politics?

A lecture from the Department of American and Canadian Studies, with Professor David Sahat, Georgia State University and Winant Visiting Professor, University of Oxford.

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NICEP 2017 Conference

This year, the University of Nottingham will be hosting the Nottingham Interdisciplinary Centre for Economic and Political Research (NICEP) 2017 conference.

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New Masters course in slavery and liberation

We are now offering an exciting new MA in slavery and liberation. The course will be […]

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The politics of culture

A workshop for postgraduates and academics presented by the Centre for the Study of Social and Global Justice.

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From the Barrel of a Gun: Politics, Power, and the Chinese Army

The China Policy Institute is pleased to announce a seminar by Samantha Hoffman and Peter Mattis entitled From the Barrel of a Gun: Politics, Power, and the Chinese Army.

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Free Economics online course

The University of Nottingham has teamed up with Sir Vince Cable to provide a free online […]

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[CANCELLED] Political upheaval and the LGBT community: building resilience in a changing world

This event explores the changing political climate and its impact on minority groups, the LGBT community in particular. There will also be a discussion around the need for intersectionality and building resilience. Speakers will include Mel Jeffs, manager of the Nottingham Women’s Centre and Paula Akpan, co-founder of the “I’m Tired” Project and writer for gal-dem. Part of LGBT History Month.

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Australia, Brexit and the rise of Asia

The Australian High Commissioner, the Hon. Alexander Downer AC is visiting the University to deliver a lecture on the topic of Australia, Brexit and the rise of Asia. Presented by the Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies.

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