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Wednesday, 26 October 2011, 6:00PM
Museum of London

The Cold Rules for National Security: History and the Defence of the Realm

Professor the Lord Hennessy

Notions of national security past and present. How Whitehall has dealt with it. How we might do it better in the future.

This is the 2011 Peter Nailor Memorial Lecture on Defence.

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Peter Hennessy is Attlee Professor of Contemporary British History at Queen Mary, University of London, and was recently elected a Fellow of the British Academy. Before joining the Department in 1992, he was a journalist for twenty years with spells on The Times as a leader writer and Whitehall Correspondent, The Financial Times as its Lobby Correspondent at Westminster and The Economist. He was a regular presenter of the BBC Radio 4 Analysis programme from 1987 to 1992. In 1986 he was a co-founder of the Institute of Contemporary British History. Professor Hennessey was Gresham Professor of Rhetoric between 1994 and 1997.

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26 October 2011

The Cold Rules for National Security: History and the Defence of the Realm
Professor the Lord Hennessy

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