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The Memory of the Russian Revolution

  An Empire in Transition The week beginning the 6th of November 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the  beginning of the 1917 Russian revolution, a major turning point in Russian, European and World History, that saw the last great … Continue reading

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‘Shakespeare Lives through Kenneth Branagh on Stage and Screen’ Exhibition

‘Shakespeare Lives through Kenneth Branagh on Stage and Screen’ is on display in the Queen’s Film Theatre (QFT) Foyer until 31 May 2016. The exhibition features rarely seen artefacts from the Sir Kenneth Branagh Archive (MS 41) in Special Collections, … Continue reading

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Presenting work from the final year module Digital Textualities and the History of the Book

A rather different blog post from usual this time, as we team up with Dr. Stephen Kelly from the School of English and some of his final year undergraduate students to showcase a selection of student projects from a new … Continue reading

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MS 57 (Comintern Papers)

MS 57 (Comintern Papers) Between 1993 and 1995, two Irish academics – Dr Barry McLoughlin (University of Vienna, Austria) and Dr Emmet O’Connor (University of Ulster, Northern Ireland) – were quick to take advantage of unprecedented access to c. 60 … Continue reading

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