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Monthly Archives: January 2011

January 2011

In this issue: I. Peter Clarke’s Opening Lecture at the 2011 British Scholar Conference II. The Scottish Centre for Diaspora Studies at the University of Edinburgh Announces Funding for one PhD Studentship and three Post-Doctoral Fellowships III. Call for Papers: North American Conference on British Studies 2011 IV. The British Scholar Society Lecture Series 2011 […]

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Finding a Role?

Review by: John Callaghan, University of Salford Brian Harrison, Finding A Role? The United Kingdom 1970-1990, (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2010). This is the tenth book in the New Oxford History of England and the second, in this series, of two self-contained volumes on British history since 1951 by Brian Harrison. It begins with a survey […]

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January 2011: David Rock

David Rock Professor of Latin American History, University of California Santa Barbara 1. Where, when, and why did you become interested in British history? I discovered an unusual predilection for history far back in childhood. At the time of the last coronation in 1953, one of the banks created a poster that was pinned on […]

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