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Michaelmas Term 2019

Thursdays, 5.00 - 7.00pm

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 15th
with Modern European History
(Nihon Room, Pembroke College 5pm )

Launch of Arthur's Asseraf's Electric News in Colonial Algeria.

October 17th

Anne Pollock (King’s London):
`Synthesizing Hope: Matter, Knowledge, and Place in South African Drug Discovery’

October 24th

Sara Caputo (Cambridge):
'From Every Corner of the World: the eighteenth-century British Navy as a Transnational Employer'

October 31st

David Maxwell (Cambridge):
`Finding God amongst the Luba: Placide Tempels, William F.P. Burton, and Theologies of Continuity in Colonial Belgian Congo'

November 7th - POSTPONED until Easter Term

Chris Moffat (Queen Mary, London):
‘Lahore After the Modern: Building and Dwelling in Urban Pakistan’

November 14th
Joint with Centre for South Asian Studies
(Venue: Gonville and Caius College)

Vijayalakshmi Teelock, G.O.S.K. (University of Mauritius),
‘The Mauritius Truth and Justice Commission: personal reflections with special attention to South Asian labour in Mauritius’

November 21st

Julia Lovell (Birkbeck, London):
A Global History of Maoism: Transnationalism and Mistranslation, 1937 to the Present Day




Michaelmas Term Programme 2019 - print version


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The Faculty is currently accepting applications for the Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellowship match funding by the Isaac Newton Trust. Deadline: 12 pm (noon) on Thursday 2 January 2020.


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