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Michaelmas Term 2018

Thursdays, 5.00 - 7.00pm

Seminars take place in Seminar Room 5, Cripps Court, Magdalene College (Chesterton Road) unless otherwise stated. A map to Cripps Court can be found here.


 11 October
Sasha Semenov (St Petersburg)
'Empire and Universalist Values: A History of "Greater Britain" in the Russian Empire' (Joint with Slavonic Studies)

18th October
Marie de Rugy (Cambridge)
`Native maps, colonial cartography: the use of vernacular knowledge in Southeast Asia, 19th century’

25th October
Nicki Kindersley (Cambridge)
'Warlord careerism on the South Sudan-Darfur borderland: a family history'

1st November
Hank Gonzalez (Cambridge)
`In Search of An Actual Caribbean Pirate Ship:  The 1806 Wreck of Emperor Dessalines' Corsair and the Challenges of Reclaiming Haitian Historical Patrimony’

8 November
Vanessa Ogle (Berkeley)
`"Funk Money”: Decolonization and the Expansion of Tax Havens, 1950s-1960s’

15 November
Vinita Damodaran (Sussex):
'Towards an environmental history of Eastern India'

22 November
Robert Vinson, (William and Mary)
`Albert Luthuli's Private Struggle: Reconciling Non-Violence and Sabotage in the Revolutionary Struggle for a Multiracial, Democratic South Africa’
(Joint with Global Intellectual History)


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