Histories of Violence in War
23-24 November 2023
National Library of Portugal, Lisbon
UPDATE: Annual Conference Programme Issued
We are grateful to have received 190 submissions from 28 different countries, from which
we have after much discussion selected papers and drafted the conference programme.
Currently we are offering three travel bursaries to help Early Career Researchers get to the conference. That will help us create even more interesting discussions.
Professor Margaret MacMillan will be offering a keynote speech.
2022 SHoW Committee Nominations
The SHoW Annual Conference in Lisbon will also be the venue for the the yearly society AGM. The executive committee will be holding elections for both existing members and new nominees, as well as saying thanks to those standing down.
2022 SHoW Annual Report Published
The annual report for 2022 is now available. The report contains the result of discussion during the AGM held in November 2022.
The minutes for the 2021 AGM have also been added to the archive.
Professor Peter Wilson, SHOW President introduces our new 5 minute introductory videos
"Whilst our central concern is the history of warfare, we also seek to encourage an open and inter-disciplinary dialogue that facilitates a much wider appreciation for the role of war in generating social, political, economic and military change."