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‘The Radicalisation of Vir Singh’: a play about the challenges of serving as an Indian soldier in the First World War
Wednesday 1 November 2017
Arjun sits restless and scared as he prepares to enter the battlefield for the first time. Inspired by compatriot Vir’s legends of mighty Sikh warriors, A...
Big Ideas: The women’s war in the Middle East – women’s First World War service in Egypt, Gallipoli, Mesopotamia and Palestine
Friday 10 July 2015
Nadia Atia is Lecturer in World Literature at Queen Mary, University of London. Her research examines the literature and cultural history of the First World War...
A series of free talks, in which high profile authors share their experiences of using original records in their writing.
Seminars presented by our record specialists, focusing on different series of records and the research skills needed to make the most of them.
Five short audio recordings of plays about the First World War from the perspective of people from South Asia.
Our series of monthly talks on the big ideas coming out of The National Archives' research programme.