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CFP: Neutrals at war, 1914-1918. Comparative and transnational perspectives

Neutrals at war, 1914-1918. Comparative and transnational perspectives. Royal Netherlands Historical Society (KNHG) 2015 Annual Conference organised jointly with ACCESS/EUROPE and the Department Art & Culture, History, Antiquity of the Free University of...

Conference: Physics and the Great War

Conference: Physics and the Great War; This event will be a one-day conference on the 13th June 2015 at St Cross College, Oxford on physics and its development during the First World War.

Conference: Internment during the First World War: A Mass Global...

Internment during the First World War: A Mass Global Phenomenon; Conference 13-14 May 2015; Organised by the History Research Group at De Montfort University in conjunction with the Imperial War Museum North.

FWW Society Members' Research

Alex Dowdall, ‘Under Fire: Civilians at the Western Front, 1914-1918’

09 March 2015

Alex Dowdall
College of Europe, Natolin Campus, Warsaw

The Western Front during the First World War is one of the most recognisable spaces in European history. Traditionally, it...

Humanitarian Action and Neutrality in Switzerland during the First World War

16 October 2014

Cédric Cotter
Université de Genève

I have been working since 2012 on a PhD project focusing on the relationship between neutrality and humanitarian action in...

Paul Cornish

First World War Galleries Project

07 May 2014

Paul Cornish
Imperial War Museum

Since 2010 I have been working as Senior Curator on the team creating new First World War Galleries for Imperial...