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from 14/04/2015 to 15/04/2015TalkConference "L’année 1815"
The Souvenir Napoléon is organising this two-day conference on the “year 1815”. 6 rue Albert de Lapparent, 75007 Paris. For a summary of the program (in french) click here. Langue(s) : French
from 10/04/2015 to 12/04/2015TalkSixth Wellington Congress 2015 – University of Southampton
The University of Southampton will be holding its Sixth Wellington Congress 10-12 April 2015. Keynote speakers will be Rory Muir, Roger Knight, Will Hay and Chris Woolgar.Papers will focus on a range of topics covering both Wellington's military career and the battle of Waterloo as well as political, social and literary topics. On the Friday […]
from 10/04/2015 to 11/04/2015TalkConference: Bicentenary of the battle of Ochiobello
The Gioacchino Murat cultural association is holding a conference in Ochiobello, Rovigo, on 10-11 April 2015 to mark the bicentenary of the Battle of Occhiobello. For the programme and other information, see here (in Italian). Langue(s) : Italian
from 09/04/2015 to 12/04/2015TalkSociety for Military History 2015 Annual Conference
April 9-12, 2015, hundreds of historians interested in the issues of military history and transformational conflicts will gather in Montgomery, Alabama, to discuss the latest scholarship in this field. The Program Committee has developed a diverse schedule of panels and sessions centered on the theme of “Conflict and Commemoration: The Influence of War on Society,” […]
from 27/03/2015 to 29/03/2015Study DayWaterloo 1815 Study Day at Higham Hall, Lake District
Commemorate the 200th anniversary of the climax of Wellington's campaign against Napoleon, discussing the latter's exile to Elba, escape and 100 days of freedom before the Battle of Waterloo. The Waterloo campaign 16-18th June 1815 will be covered in detail. There will also be a banquet to celebrate Wellington's success. Speakers: Ian Fletcher, Patrick Mercer & Julian SpilsburyIn […]
from 11/03/2015 to 12/03/2015TalkSymposium: "Napoléon Bonaparte face à l’histoire"
In 2015, the Napoleonic Bicentennial comes to an end. It is for this reason that a reflection on “Napoléon face à l'histoire” will be the purpose of a national two-day conference in Lyons on 11 and 12 March 2015, dates which correspond to the Emperor's passage in Lyons on his return from Elba during the […]
07/03/2015Study DayInternational Seminar "La Bataille de Waterloo: symbole de victoire, de défaite et lieu de mémoire"
After 200 years of history, the Battle of Waterloo continues to fascinate. For some it's a symbol of victory of the monarchy, or indeed of European solidarity. For others Waterloo is a place of memory. What were the real consequences of this epic battle? To mark the beginning of the « 100 days » the […]
28/02/2015Talk27 febbraio 1815: tre donne lucchesi nella grande Storia, (Lucca, Italy)
On the anniversary of the departure of Napoleon from Elba the Archivio di Stato di Lucca and the Associazione “Napoleone ed Elisa: da Parigi alla Toscana” are organising an afternoon dedicated to Napoleon: The conference entitled “February 27, 1815: three women in the great Lucchese history” will be coordinated by the journalist and television presenter, Paolo Del Debbio. […]
from 19/02/2015 to 21/02/2015TalkConsortium on the Revolutionary Era, 1750-1850 High Point, NC, 2015
The Consortium on the Revolutionary Era, 1750-1850 (CRE) is an organization of member schools dedicated to the promotion of research on the Revolutionary Period. The CRE provides an annual venue for the presentation of original research on the history of Europe, the United States, Latin America, the Atlantic World and beyond during the Age of […]
from 31/01/2015 to 13/01/2016TourWaterloo at Windsor: 1815-2015
'Waterloo and Windsor' tours of Windsor Castle's State Apartments and Waterloo Chamber. 2015 marks the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo and the defeat of Napoleon. In celebration of the allied victory, George IV created the Waterloo Chamber at Windsor Castle, a grand space filled with portraits of those instrumental in the victory, among them the […]