The Spring/Summer programme of the Public History seminar series at the IHR London may be of interest to subscribers. All seminars take place on Wednesdays at 17:30. Updates will be posted at
Podcasts of sessions will be available at a later date on the IHR website at

6 February

Glen O’Hara (Dept of History, Oxford Brookes University), Ben Chu (The Independent)

History, Newspapers and the Blogosphere

Venue: Room S264, 2nd floor Senate House

20 February

Tammy Gordon (Director of Public History, University of North Carolina, Wilmington)

The Spirit of 1976: Commerce, Community, and the Politics of Commemoration

Venue: Torrington Room 104, Senate House, 1st floor

20 March

John Tosh (Roehampton)

History for citizens: the record of the historical profession in Britain

Venue: Torrington Room 104, Senate House, 1st floor

1 May

Justin Champion and Graham Smith

The public history of Magna Carta

Venue: Gordon Room G34, Senate House, Ground floor