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Places of Contested Power

Professor Ryan Lavelle, whose new Places of Contested Power: Conflict and Rebellion in England and France, 830-1150 is published by Boydell & Brewer this week, reflects on the events which took place during the writing of his book. (This blog … Continue reading

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“No History, Only Biography”

Professor Emerita of Early Medieval History at Winchester, Professor Barbara Yorke gave the Reuter lecture at the University of Southampton yesterday (5 June), in which she spoke about the challenges of writing biographies of “people, places and things”. Barbara, whose … Continue reading

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MA Day Conference-6 April 2013

Yesterday (6th April 2013) we held our annual MA Day Conference. This event gives the students on our MA programmes the opportunity to present on their dissertation projects, critically assessing their progress to date. We had 11 presentations which demonstrated … Continue reading

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