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An interdisciplinary network for scholars working in war representation.

WAR-Net was founded in 2010 by Kate McLoughlin and Gill Plain as a virtual and actual forum for scholars based in northern England and Scotland working on war representation. We now have over 300 members who from come from 120 institutions across the UK, Europe, North America, Latin America, Australia and the Middle East, and from a variety of disciplines: from literature to fine art, archaeology to theatre, psychology to design.’

Date for your diary: the second event in the Anniversary Culture series will be held at the University of Leicester on 21 November 2015.  This will explore the intersections of the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo and the centenary of the second year of the First World War.

Edinburgh Critical Studies in War and Culture

Kate McLoughlin and Gill Plain are delighted to announce the launch of a new monograph series, Edinburgh Critical Studies in War & Culture, under their co-general editorship. The aim of the new series is to shape and lead the field of scholarship devoted to the literary and filmic representation and mediation of war. Find out more...

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