September 25-28 2014

The Department of History and Centre for Military and Strategic Studies at the University of Calgary invite academics and graduate students from around the world to share new analyses of this global conflict.

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  • Lake Louise
  • Plenary Speakers
Registration

Registration

Registration is now open for the conference. We have a keynote speech and reception at the Military Museums of Calgary and two and half days full of panels at Chateau Lake Louise which feature the latest research on the First World War. Register Now!
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Keynote Speaker: Jonathan Vance

Keynote Speaker: Jonathan Vance

Jonathan Vance is Professor of History at the University of Western Ontario and focuses on Canadian history and social memory. He is the author of Death So Noble, which won the Sir John A. Macdonald Prize in 1998, and A History of Canadian Culture.
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Keynote Speaker: Holger H.Herwig

Keynote Speaker: Holger H.Herwig

Holger Herwig is Professor of History at the University of Calgary and holds a Canada Research Chair in Military and Strategic Studies. Professor Herwig has written extensively on the First World War.
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Pre-Conference: Western Canadian Narratives

Pre-Conference: Western Canadian Narratives

At The Military Museums of Calgary, on 24-25 September, a separate pre-conference will examine material culture and western Canadian narratives.
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