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What Scholars Do Next: in light of the ‘What Tommy Did Next’ Symposium

FWW Network member Mike Hally, PhD doctoral candidate, Centre for the Study of Modern Conflict, University of Edinburgh, shares some insights after the recent ‘What Tommy Did Next’ symposium, including his hopes for the FWW Network to ‘join-up’ researchers working on parallel areas of First World War history (but often in complete ignorance of one another). 432 more words

Academics

Postgraduate Spotlight: Arthur der Weduwen

It is not every day that you hear about a PhD student publishing a seminal bibliography and unlocking thousands of primary sources for a wider audience. 607 more words

Research

Guest post: The birthday book: tracing an absent presence

This guest post comes from Lauren O’Hagan, PhD candidate in the School of English, Communication and Philosophy, who is researching early 20th century book inscriptions and reading practices in Great Britain. 1,890 more words

Rare Books

Bamboo in the Urban Environment

Aiming to gather international Bamboo researchers under the same roof and promote discussions on the future potential of Bamboo as widespread building construction material, the… 256 more words

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Introducing the FWW Network

This post, written by FWW Network founder member Dr Oli Wilkinson, originally appeared on the Scottish Graduate School for Arts and Humanities website. You can take a look at it by clicking… 1,020 more words

Academics

1918 – 2018: The End of the War & The Reshaping of a Century

Save the dates! Between 6 and 8 September 2018, the Centre for Historical Research at the University of Wolverhampton, in collaboration with the Western Front Association and the FWWNetwork, will be hosting a major international conference entitled  315 more words

Academics

FWWNetwork launches next weekend

The wait is almost over. On Saturday 18 March, the First World War Network will officially launch at the What Tommy Did Next… conference at the University of Edinburgh. 121 more words

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