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Marjorie Levine-Clark’s Presidential Address to the WCBS, “The Politics of Preference: Masculinity, Marital Status and Unemployment Relief in Post-First World War Britain” was published in Cultural and Social History: the journal of the Social History Society 7:2 (2010): 233-252. Louis … Continue reading
The meeting in Austin, Texas in September drew a healthy crowd of scholars from the UK, the USA and Canada, with 20 panels, two plenary sessions and 80+ participants. As is our customary practice, one of our plenary speakers was … Continue reading
Richard Cosgrove forwarded the following announcement: Longtime members of the Western Conference on British Studies will learn with regret of the death on July 10, 2010, of Gordon McBride, an early member of WCBS. McBride earned a doctorate in British … Continue reading
The WCBS website was due for an update. This new site will be more interactive and will allow users to interact with other WCBS members.