Invitation to four History of Universities Seminars 2021

The HistGeogUni leadership team is convening four History of Universities Seminars in June and July 2021. All events will be held online on Wednesdays, fortnightly, 2.00-3.30 pm (BST/UTC+1) via Microsoft Teams. Registration is required for one or several events by filling in this registration form.

2 June
The university: a material history

William Whyte (St John’s College Oxford)

16 June
Universities and slavery
A roundtable discussion

30 June
Muslim universities as agents of national integration in post-partition India
Laurence Gautier (O.P. Jindal Global University, Delhi)

14 July
Universities in years of pandemic: 1665, 1918, 2020
A roundtable discussion

For the details of the programme for the two seminars and two roundtables, please click here:

We look forward to these presentations and the subsequent discussions!