Thursday 7 February 2013

Professor Sarah Palmer,
Greenwich Maritime Institute

Running the River Thames: Interests and Conflicts in the later Twentieth Century

Thursday 21 February 2013

David Chmiel,
King’s College London

Do emerging economies still need navies?

Thursday 7 March 2013

Dr Helen Doe,
University of Exeter

Marketing Mutuality: the Twentieth-Century Expansion of the British Mutual Marine Insurance Clubs

Thursday 2 May 2013

Dr Marcus Faulkner,
King’s College London, and Len Barnett,
independent scholar

Learning to use Signals Intelligence: The Royal Navy in the years 1914-1915

Thursday 16 May 2013

Dr Richard Johns,
National Maritime Museum

The Nore Examined: J.M.W. Turner at the Mouth of the Thames after Trafalgar

Thursday 30 May 2013

Christopher Miller,
University of Glasgow

The industrial politics of naval rearmament on Clydeside during the interwar period

Meetings take place at 17:15 in rm K6.07, Department of War Studies, King’s College London, Strand, London, WC2R 2LS (6th Floor, Old Main Building), except which will take place at Lloyd’s Register, 71 Fenchurch Street, London EC3M 4BS. Admission to this lecture only is solely by ticket, available from Barbara Jones, Information Services, at the above address or by emailing [email protected]

The Seminar Programme is organised by the British Commission for Maritime History, with the generous assistance of the Society for Nautical Research, the Maritime Information Association, Lloyd’s Register and the Department of War Studies, King’s College London. For further information contact Dr Alan James, War Studies, King’s College London, WC2R 2LS; [email protected]; or Dr Richard Gorski, History, University of Hull, HU6 7RX; [email protected].