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Politics Before Democracy II: Britain and its world, c.1830-1914

24 March to 26 March 2015

In the wake of last year’s successful conference, we would like to invite proposals for papers for Politics Before Democracy II: Britain and its world, c. 1830-1914. This three-day conference, hosted by UEA from 24 March to 26 March 2015, will bring together established academics, early career researchers and postgraduate students working in the field of British political history. Confirmed speakers so far include David Brown, Kathryn Gleadle, Angus Hawkins, Anthony Howe, Richard Huzzey, Simon Morgan and Gordon Pentland.


Download: Programme [PDF]

To register, please visit Eventbrite

Registration deadline is Monday 9 March 2015. Please note: refunds cannot be guaranteed after Monday 2 March 2015.


Accommodation for the conference is available at The George Hotel and Arrandale Lodge and delegates will need to book directly with the hotel by quoting 'Politics Before Democracy'.

The rooms and rates secured for the conference are below:

The George Hotel (rooms being held until Friday 6 March 2015)

  • Double/twin bedrooms B&B - single occupancy £75 or double occupancy £85 per night
  • 01603 617841
  • www.bw-georgehotel.co.uk
  • Arlington Lane, Newmarket Road, Norwich, NR2 2DA

Arrandale Lodge

  • Single rooms B&B from £50 / double occupancy rooms from £70 per night
  • 01603 250 150
  • www.norwichbedandbreakfast.co.uk
  • 431 Earlham Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7HL

 Please note: Accommodation is subject to availability.