and faculty interested in attending this event, are invited to a free
"Friday Lunch" at CES. The lunch will be served from 12:30 - 2:00pm.
The CES Dissertation Workshop
offers graduate students at Harvard a collegial and stimulating
environment in which to present their current research to peers and
faculty interested broadly in the study of Europe. It is a student-run,
student-centered project. Graduate students and faculty are encouraged
This chapter examines interwar European
parliamentarians’ private missions abroad as informal diplomats and
analyzes the party-political and other deals they made across the
continent. The chapter focuses on the specific case of the British
Labour Party politician and Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald, as well as
networks of interwar socialists and conservatives.