International Conference:
Perspectives on the 'Great' War / Rückblick auf den Ersten Weltkrieg


August 1.- 4. 2014

An interdisciplinary conference will be hosted at Queen Mary, University of London
to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War.

The parties presently involved are the School of Languages Linguistics and Film (QMUL); the School of History

(QMUL); the Leo Baeck Institute (London); the Centre for Anglo-German Cultural Relations (QMUL); and the German

Department (UCL).

Keynote speakers will include:

- Professor Christopher Clark (Cambridge)
- Professor Jonathan Steinberg (Pennsylvania)
- Professor Samuel Williamson (Sewanee History Project)

It is intended that the conference be truly international and interdisciplinary.

Subject sections will include political, military and social history; historiography; colonialism; discourse

analysis and cultural history.

We welcome all suggestions for the conference as well as offers to chair sections and round-table discussions.

Please address all initial enquiries to:

Professor Felicity Rash [log in to unmask]
or Dr Falco Pfalzgraf f.pfalzgraf@qmul

Dr Falco Pfalzgraf

Acting Deputy Director
Centre for Anglo-German Cultural Relations

School of Languages, Linguistics and Film
Queen Mary, University of London
Arts Building, Mile End Road

Tel. (+44) 020 7882 8321
Fax. (+44) 020 8980 5400

Email: [log in to unmask]

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