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The First World War: Still no end in sight
Professor Frank Furedi, University of Kent

First World War Still No End In Sight
  • Wednesday 18 June 2014, 3.30PM to 4.30pm
  • Free admission
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  • Berrick Saul Building, University of York (map|getting to campus)

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That the conflicts unleashed by Great War did not end in 1918 is well known. World War II and the Cold War clearly constitute key moments in the drama that began in August 1914. Frank Furedi will argue that the battle of ideas which crystallised during the course of the Great War continue to the present, and claim that the disputes about lifestyles and identity - the Culture Wars of today -are only the latest expressions of a century long conflict.

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