The primary purpose of H-Albion is to enable historians more easily to discuss research interests, teaching methods and the state of historiography. H-Albion is especially interested in methods of teaching history to graduate and undergraduate students in diverse settings.

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INCS Essay Prize

INCS 2016 Essay Prize Guidelines and Eligibility

Interdisciplinary Nineteenth-Century Studies (INCS) invites nominations and submissions for its annual essay prize. The $500 award recognizes excellence in interdisciplinary scholarship on any nineteenth-century topic.

Witness Seminar: The 1974 NHS Reorganisation - 9 November 2016

The University of Liverpool are holding a witness seminar in London on the 1974 reorganisation of the NHS: the first major shake-up since its foundation in 1948, and the first to use external management consultancy through McKinsey & Co. The event brings together representatives of the medical profession, civil service, government and the private sector, to discuss how the reorganisation was planned, implemented and its impact. As the NHS faces uncertain times, what lessons can we learn from this first attempt at improving efficiency and effectiveness?

CONF: International conference, Photography and Britishness

November 4–5, 2016
International conference, Photography and Britishness
Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT
This two-day international conference investigates the various ways in which ideas about Britain have been communicated, inflected, and contested through the photographic image. It questions how photographs are understood to mirror, reinforce, or interrupt what constitutes “Britishness” in national, local, imperial, colonial, and postcolonial  contexts. Papers cover a wide range of international perspectives from the nineteenth century to today.