Manchester Historian

Student newspaper for the University of Manchester's History Department

Monday 29th May 2017 | Manchester, UK

Why history matters to me

Why history matters to me

Manchester’s Dr. Chris Godden reveals his life long relationship with economic history, and the crucial importance of its study.

The power of protest

The power of protest

A look at student protest throughout the ages.

Interview with Dr Max Jones

Interview with Dr Max Jones

Dr. Max Jones is a senior lecturer in Modern History at the University of Manchester. His research and teaching focuses primarily on nineteenth- and twentieth-century British history, with particular interest, among others, in heroism, gender and masculinity; monarchy, empire and national identity; and exploration and technology. We interviewed Max to uncover what history means to him.