WORKSHOP: Knowledge production in colonial and post-colonial history (Comparing the Copperbelt project)

In association with the ‘Comparing the Copperbelt’ ERC funded project. All welcome – to confirm attendance contact


Dr Christian Müller (Nottingham Ningbo), ‘The colonial guardians of slavery? The problem of forced labour and inter-imperial knowledge transfer under the League of Nations, 1919-1937’

Professor Miguel Bandeira Jerónimo (Coimbra, Portugal), ‘The labours of colonial cooperation: interimperial organisations and the questions of labour and welfare in the 1950s’

Professor Amandine Lauro (Université libre de Bruxelles), ‘‘The British, the French and even the Russians use these methods’: psychology, mental testing and (trans)imperial dynamics of expertise production in late colonial Congo’

Professor Miles Larmer (Oxford), ‘‘Decolonising’ knowledge production in Central Africa’s mining towns before and after independence’


Dr Tim Livsey (Oxford) and Dr Hussein Omar (Oxford)

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