Dr Ben Wellings

  • Expertise

    Nationalism in England and Scotland; Euroscepticism in the United Kingdom; The politics of Great War commemoration in Australia and Europe; European Union politics; European history in the twentieth century.

    Teaching

    Ben Wellings is an award-winning teacher and lecturer.  Watch his public lecture on the Titanic and Europe on the eve of the Great War, developed from one of his first year courses, here.

    Research

    Ben Wellings researches the links between English nationalism and Euroscepticism.  Watch his debate with Daniel Hannan MEP at the New Zealand Initiative in May 2012.

    He also researches the politics of Great War commemoration in Australia and Europe as part of the International Research Network on War Commemoration (visit the IRNWC website here).

    Outreach

    Ben speaks on television and radio on matters relating to European politics and history and specifically Britain’s relations with the EU, as well as on Great War commemoration.  He also writes on these issues (read his Conversation and Drum articles here).

     

  • Expertise Nationalism in England and Scotland; Euroscepticism in the United Kingdom; The politics of Great War commemoration in Australia and Europe; European Union politics; European history in the twentieth century. Teaching Ben Wellings is an award-winning teacher and lecturer.  Watch his public lecture on the Titanic and Europe on the eve of the Great War, developed from one of his first year courses, ... Read more
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