Western Front Association Open Public Lecture Series 2017

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1918 Revisited: Strategy, Politics, and the Road to the Armistice

Speaker: Professor David Stevenson (London School of Economics)

Date: Wednesday 6 December 2017

Time: 5.30pm – 7.00pm

Venue: University of Wolverhampton, MC Building, Main Lecture Theatre MC001, Ground Floor, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1LY.

Professor Stevenson is one of the world leading historians of the First World War. His many publications include With Our Backs to the Wall: Victory  and Defeat in 1918, (2011). His latest book, is 1917: War, Peace and Revolution (2017).

This is the twelfth lecture of the University of Wolverhampton/Western Front Association First World War Centenary Lecture Series. Generously supported by a grant from the WFA, the Series is held at the University of Wolverhampton, is open to the public, and will run until 2018.

Admission is free; however you are encouraged to register your details in advance with Dr Phylomena Badsey p.badsey@wlv.ac.uk. You will then be notified of forthcoming events in the series.

Next lectures in the series 

Wednesday 7 March 2018 -  Dr Jessica Meyer (University of Leeds), 'From No Man's Land to Auxiliary Hospital: The Work of the Royal Army Medical Corps in the First World War'.

While the Western Front Association Open Public Lecture Series is free and open to anyone with an interest in the First World War, full membership of the Western Front Association offers access to various publications and other benefits. Visit the Western Front Association website for further information.