Great War: Unknown War

German soldiers depart for the front

German soldiers depart for the front

Welcome to the Great War website of the University of Southampton. Here you will find all the information you need about the special events which the University is planning for 2014-2015 to mark the anniversary of the First World War.

Highlights of our programme include:

  • Sarajevo: Spark and Impact - an international conference in June 2014
  • Musical concerts, including Remembrance Day
  • Unveiling of hidden Rothenstein mural
  • Study days, including The Great War Study Day (November 2014)
  • Special exhibitions in the Hartley Library
  • Public Lecture series, ‘Unknown War'
  • Special programme of film and theatre.

Conference information

For further information about the conferences that focuses on the context of the Sarajevo murders which triggered the Great War.

Event information

For further information about various activities over several months which included lectures, concerts, workshops and exhibitions.

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