Date(s) - 24/10/2014
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Lecturer: Professor Keith Jeffery
Keith Jeffery is Professor of British History at Queen’s University Belfast whose research interests encompass a wide range of topics in Irish, British, and British imperial history. A particular emphasis has been on Ireland and the First World War, which was the subject of his Lees Knowles Lectures in 1998 while at Trinity College, Cambridge. In 2005 he was appointed to write the first Official History of the British Secret Intelligence Service (SIS), covering the years 1909-49. In 2009 he was elected a Member of the Royal Irish Academy.