GRACEH 2014

Written by Nicholas Barrett on . Posted in EUI Life N. 15, Events

The 8th Graduate Conference in European History (GRACEH) has been held at the Department of History and Civilization, focusing on ‘The State of European History: Ideas, Norms and Practices from Early Modern Times to the Present’.

The conference is held to give postgraduate students a chance to discuss and compare ideas with peers and senior academics. This year GRACEH received over 100 applications and chose 36 students to take part and converse on a wide range of themes.

The event also included lectures by Regina Grafe, Professor of Early Modern History of Europe at the EUI; by Socrates Petmezas, Professor of Economic and Social History at the University of Crete; and by Tara Zahra, Professor of East European History at the University of Chicago, a Fernand Braudel Fellow at the Department of History and Civilization.

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