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We also host a writing group, hosted over Zoom. It runs every two weeks, on Thursdays at 10:00-12:00 Lunch BST/GMT. In these sessions we bring our own work, and after a little chat, mute ourselves and start with whatever writing/other work we have to do. The social aspect of seeing other people can help with concentration and motivation!
The emergence of school photographs in France or why your school pics are important visual documents
Cécile J. Esther Guigui, Queen Mary University of London We all have these childhood photographs somewhere in boxes or photo albums, these school photographs that we dare not to show to our friends because we had a giant smile with braces, or the most awkward hairstyle. School photographs are common and ordinary objects of our…
Writing Group Feedback – March 2023
Hi all! We’re keen to get some feedback on our writing group, as we consider changing days/times and if we will run them over the Summer. Fill it out here! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScUoW0VyLiL59qn8Gevg3JCQbLR6NICwoa0G6fj1DvWTT1jcA/viewform Please complete by Thursday 6th April.
2023 Call for Papers!
🚨Call for Papers Alert!🚨 We’re opening up our seminar series for more PhD speakers in 2023! Bring us your presentations, creative writing or any other way you want to share your research! Get in touch and make sure to share! For more details, find our presentation guidelines for this seminar series here: https://histperspectives.wordpress.com/presenting-guidelines/ Alt Text:…