The aim of the seminar is to look at what historians do and why. In the case of university historians, the products we are expected to produce include
- books (300 to 500 pages). These take a long time so we do not do many.
- articles or chapters (4000 to 6000 words) Here is an example about humour in First World War song
- papers (that is to say, speeches) at university conferences. These generally last twenty minutes, and should be quite concentrated. Hre is an example I gave in Greece