The following seminars will be given at 5pm on Tuesdays in the Platnauer Room, Brasenose College unless noted below. Wine and soft drink refreshments provided from 4:45pm – all welcome.
Conveners: Olivia Durand, Callum Kelly Secretaries: Harriet Aldrich, Matthew Woolgar
Week 0 (Tuesday 8th October)
Introduction of the Oxford and Empire project and joint Welcome Drinks with GIH.
(History Faculty, Common Room, 5pm)
Week 1 (Tuesday 15th October)
Dr. Dexnell Peters (Exeter College, University of Oxford)
‘Island and mainland colonies in the Greater Caribbean during the Revolutionary Era’
With a response by Prof. David Lambert (University of Warwick)
Week 3 (Tuesday 29th October)
Dr. Jeong-Ran Kim (Green Templeton College, University of Oxford)
‘Eradicating Pathogens, Eradicating Empire: Quarantine against repatriates in Busan and Japan after WWII’
Week 5 (Tuesday 12th November)
Dr. Paul Merchant (University of Bristol)
‘Oceanic Perspectives: Towards a Cultural History of South America’s Pacific Coast’
Week 7 (Tuesday 26th November)
Global History Graduate Students Workshop
Speakers and Respondent TBC.
Download the programme here