WW1 Workshop: Conscription and its Malcontents in the First World War

down with conscription

 Academic Panels on New Research from 9am

Roundtable Discussion with Leading Historians at 7pm


On 17 November, St Peter’s will host an international rountable on cutting-edge World War I research.

Entitled ‘Conscription and its Malcontents in the First World War’, the roundtable will see leading historians from around the world come together to present and discuss their work on the issue of conscription during the Great War.

There will also be a small exhibition of World War I material displayed throughout the day relating to the Chavasse family, founders of St Peter's College.


Ireland, New Zealand, Canada, United States, Northern Rhodesia, Tsarist Kazakhstan, Habsburg Czechoslovakia, Morocco, West Indies, and Suffrage. St Peter’s College WW1 Exhibition throughout

For more information and to register, email conscription@history.ox.ac.uk

Featuring: Prof. Senia Pašeta, Prof. Adrian Gregory, Dr. Jakub Beneš, Dr. Alexander Morrison, Dr. Conor Morrissey, Dr. Edmund Yorke, Dr. Graeme Thompson, Dr. Richard Allen, Robin Adams, Charlotte Bennett, Richard Parfitt, Greg Hynes, Michael Joseph, Caroline Henderson, Maurice Casey, Otman Bychou, Dr Joseph Quinn