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.

Recent Content

CFP: NACBS Call for Participants Panel on Ireland and Empire

I am a third-year History PhD at the University of Birmingham, United Kingdom. My research explores exhibitions of the Irish in World Fairs in nineteenth- and twentieth-century Britain and the United States. I would like to form a panel on the British Empire, Ireland, transnationalism, provisional topics include display and exhibitions, urban spaces and knowledge production, identity and race. A range of time periods as well as disciplines are welcomed. 


New Open Access Book: The East India Company at Home, 1757-1857

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UCL Press is delighted to announce a brand new open access book that may be of interest to list subscribers: The East India Company at Home, 1757-1857, edited by Margot Finn and Kate Smith. 

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The East India Company at Home, 1757-1857 

Edited by Margot Finn and Kate Smith

CERCLES Book Reviews (February 2018)

The CERCLES team (University of Rouen, France) is pleased to announce its regular series of reviews of books on the English-speaking world.

Of particular interest to H-Albion subscribers in the February 2018 series :

Thomas W. Cawkwell, UK Communication Strategies for Afghanistan, 2001-2014 (London: Routledge, 2016)—Reviewed by Emma L. Briant, University of Essex

CFP: "Between & Beyond". Transnational Networks & the British Empire (Ca. 18-20th centuries). Doctoral and Early Career Workshop, 21-22 June 2018, University of Warwick, UK

The organisers are still welcoming paper proposal for the Doctoral and Early Career Workshop : "Between & Beyond. Transnational Networks & the British Empire, Ca. 18-20th centuries", 21-22 June 2018, University of Warwick, UK