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Michaelmas Term 2017

Thursdays, 5.00 - 7.00pm

All seminars take place in Seminar Room 3, Cripps Court, Magdalene College (Chesterton Road) unless otherwise stated. A map to Cripps Court can be found here.


October  19th: Cécile Bushidi, Cambridge, and Christian Damm Pedersen, Copenhagen: 'The Politics  of Culture in Late Colonial Kenya'

October 26th:  Ricardo Roque, Lisbon:
Blood, Language, Race: Anthropological Missions in the late Portuguese colonial empire’

November 2nd:  Alan Lester, Sussex/ La Trobe:
‘Snapshots of Empire: Governing the British Empire Everywhere and all at Once’

November 9th: Trevor Burnard, Melbourne:
'Edward Long’s vision of Jamaica: The lessons of Saint-Domingue, and the virtues of a planned society, ca. 1774'

November 16th: Rana Mitter, Oxford:
`New China, new Asia: UNRRA, development and the reconstruction of postwar China, 1943-49’

November 23rd:  George Roberts, Cambridge:
`"Rumourville": the Cold War and African liberation in post-colonial Dar es Salaam’

November 30th: Michelle Brattain, Georgia State:
'International Reactions to UNESCO's race program'


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Jan 22, 2018

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