Each term IPUP hosts a range of events for both the academic community and the general public. You can look specifically for public lectures, seminars and conferences or previous events

Upcoming events:



For Whom the Bell Tolls: national identity and violence in contemporary Brazil

The talk will present a panorama of the Brazilian contemporary scenario of violence not as the byproduct of sheer ignorance alone, but as something that can be understood as deeply rooted in the coloniality of the Brazilian historical imagination.


Museum and Heritage Careers Event

An informal session for students interested in careers in museums and heritage

Previous events:

Who Do Archives Think They Are? The Value of Archival Heritage

Monday 11 November 2019

This talk will explore the social and cultural origins of ideas about archives, and consider the implications of the remaking of archival values for heritage and history practices.

Memory, Modernity and L’ancien regime: the Swedish Nobility 1866-1974 as a Case Study

Thursday 31 October 2019

This meeting is jointly organised by IPUP and the Centre for Modern Studies research strand on ‘Medievalism and Imperial Modernity’

Memory, Place, Museums and Commemoration

Tuesday 5 March 2019

An evening of current research on memory, place, museums and commemoration, from IPUP-connected scholars

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