A message from Birkbeck and the Hobsbawm family...
There is to be a celebration of the life of Eric
Hobsbawm on Wednesday 24 April, at Birkbeck College. There are two ways in which you can
We are gathering memories of Eric for
inclusion in a memorial brochure. If you have a memory you would like
to share, please email no more than 50 words to firstname.lastname@example.org by
Wednesday 8 April.
At the memorial event we are planning to
launch the Eric Hobsbawm Scholarships for Postgraduate Study. These
scholarships will encourage the next generation of brilliant historians
and enable the brightest students to access Birkbeck’s first class
post-graduate study and research opportunities. We’re sure you will
agree that this is a fitting legacy for Eric.
Birkbeck and the Hobsbawm family