Politics and International Relations

07
Jan

William Godwin’s Diary project wins BSECS award

Posted: 07 Jan 2012


Image courtesy of William Godwin’s Diary project

The British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies has awarded its annual prize for Digital Resources to William Godwin’s Diary.

William Godwin’s Diary is a University of Oxford research project headed by Dr. Mark Philp. Funded by the Leverhulme Trust, the project aims to enhance the intelligibility and augment the resources of William Godwin’s diary which is the centrepiece of the Abinger Collection of the Bodleian Library. This long term project will be published in six volumes. It was launched in a conference on 23-2 July 2010 at the Department of Politics and International Relations of the University of Oxford.

The prize was announced at a special ceremony during the BSECS annual conference on January 4, 2012. The prize was accepted by Dr. David O’Shaughnessy.

For more on the William Godwin’s Diary project read here.

For more on the British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies read here.

Dr David O'Shaughnessy is Junior Research Fellow at Linacre, College Lecturer at St Hugh's, and a member of the Faculty of English.

Dr Mark Philp is Professor of History and Politics, Dissertation Coordinator, Warwick University, Emeritus Fellow, Oriel College



Recent news

17
Nov

Ulrike Franke has essay published on the global diffusion of drones

Posted: 17/11/2014

Ulrike Franke recently contributed to an edited volume called ‘Precision Strike Warfare and International Intervention: Strategic, Ethico-Legal and Decisional Implications’, edited by Dyson, Tom ; Aslam, Wali ; Rauxloh, Regina ; Aaronson, Mike (Routledge).

Read full story


12
Nov

Professor Neil MacFarlane comments on who controls Georgia

Posted: 12/11/2014

Neil MacFarlane was quoted in the Independent (7 November) in an article entitled "Ukraine crisis: Movement of Russian tanks threatens fragile ceasefire, says President Poroshenko".

Read full story


05
Nov

Professor Sir Adam Roberts addresses the House of Commons Defence Committee on ISIL

Posted: 05/11/2014

Adam Roberts spoke to the House of Commons Defence Committee on 29 October about situation in Iraq and Syria and the threat posed by Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

Read full story


04
Nov

William J. Burns named as next Carnegie President

Posted: 04/11/2014

The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace announced today that the Honorable William J. Burns, U.S. deputy secretary of state, will become its next president on February 4, 2015. Ambassador Burns will be Carnegie’s ninth president in its 105-year history.

Read full story


03
Nov

The Great Charter Convention series on Politics in Spires

Posted: 03/11/2014

Next year is the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta. Following the independence referendum in Scotland, calls for a constitutional convention are widespread and growing. Politics in Spires, together with OurKingdom, IPPR and the Department of Politics at the University of Southampton, are hosting the Great Charter Convention – an open, public debate on where arbitrary power lies in the UK today and how we should contest and contain it. What would a new Magna Carta say, and what could a new constitutional settlement for Britain look like?

Read full story



View All News

 
You are here: Home News & Media News