Saturday, 30 May 2009
Monday, 25 May 2009
Friday, 22 May 2009
Thursday, 21 May 2009
AEA folk may find the link to the Institute of Historical Research helpful. The resources and the History in Focus sections in particular have useful articles about historiography and the practice of History.
The expenses row now seems to have been connected to demands for constitutional reform, according to this article in the Guardian
One of the enthusiasts for reform is James Purnell, the work and pensions secretary, whose photo-shopping blunder from a year or so ago is parodied here.
Wednesday, 20 May 2009
Here is a list of films with a historical theme. They are reviewed for entertainment value and historical accuracy! It includes Elizabeth and Essex (1939) and The Other Boleyn Girl (2008 - "Hollyoaks in Fancy Dress")