Monthly Archives: January 2009

News from the classroom … Lenin’s Successor in Soviet Russia

Third Year Option: ‘The Soviet Union and Stalin, 1917-1953’ One popular option among students studying modern European history at Glamorgan is Norry LaPorte’s third year module on ‘The Russian Revolutions and the Soviet Union, 1917-1953’. A typical class deals with … Continue reading

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Do you have an ancestor who went to Cuba in the nineteenth century?

Do you have an ancestor who went to Cuba in the nineteenth century? If you do, historian Chris Evans would like to hear from you. He’s writing a book called Slave Wales, which looks at the importance of Atlantic slavery … Continue reading

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