The 21st annual conference of the West of England and South Wales Women’s History Network will be held at Cardiff University on Saturday 21st June 2014. The conference will explore the relation of ideas and experiences of gender, generation and the body in a range of historical contexts. The keynote speaker is Dr. Garthine Walker (Cardiff University). Please see the call for papers here.
On January 26th 2014, FIG will host an interdisciplinary workshop on ‘Emotion and the Researcher’. To find out more about this event and to view the call for papers, please click on the ‘Upcoming Events’ tab.
On Wednesday October 9th 2013, the iDisc group will hold its inaugural Critical Thinking lecture. Professor Harry Collins will address the question, ‘From MMR to Climategate: Are We All Scientific Experts Now?’ The event takes place in the Birt Acres Lecture Theatre, Bute Building, from 7pm. It will be followed by a wine and cheese reception. Tickets are free, but registration is essential. Tickets are available at https://idisc.eventbrite.co.uk/.