Welcome to the School of History at QMUL

Welcome to the School of History at Queen Mary, London’s only campus university. We are one of the largest, friendliest and most distinguished history departments in the country.

Whether you are looking to study history as an undergraduate, a postgraduate or to find out about our staff and their research we hope you will find what you are looking for here.

Professor Julian Jackson, Head of School.

 

Upcoming events

March 2017

Wednesday 1st Arts Two Room 3.20, Arts Two Building, QMUL
Wednesday 15th Arts Two Lecture Theatre, Arts Two Building, QMUL

May 2017

Tuesday 23rd Peston Lecture Theatre, Graduate Centre, QMUL

News

Professor Gareth Stedman Jones writes for the Los Angeles Times

Monday February 20th

Professor Gareth Stedman Jones has written an opinion piece for the Los Angeles Times. “Even Karl Marx underestimated the economic anxiety of workers” looks at the argument unfolding in the United States between free traders and protectionists.

Professor Amanda Vickery presents at the Minneapolis Institute of Art

Thursday February 16th

Professor Amanda Vickery presents at the Minneapolis Institute of Art. Her talk on Sociability in 1700s England will shed new light on domestic life and material culture in Georgian England, relating her talk to Living Rooms, MIA’s period room initiative that takes a fresh look at how we interpret the past.

Dr Jon Smele presents on "What Happened in 1917: Revolutions in Theory"

Tuesday February 14th

Dr Jon Smele spoke at on "What Happened in 1917: Revolutions in Theory". The event at Culvert22 had a range of speakers who presented their perspectives on how to interpret the Russian revolution of 1917 as a historical event.