British Maritime History

Venue: Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Tuesdays 17:15

Convenors: Dr James Davey, Dr Nigel Rigby, Louise Devoy, Katy Barrett

Summer Term 2017
DateSeminar details
25 April
From the Sailor to the Landsman: nautical influences on tattooing and fashion
Amber Butchart (London College of Fashion, University of the Arts London), Matt Lodder (University of Essex)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

9 May
Australia’s prison islands: the impact of the sea on convict life and labour
Katy Roscoe (University of Leicester)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

23 May
Panel discussion of Professor Lauren Benton’s A Search for Sovereignty:
The Chancellor's Hall, First Floor

6 June
Cook’s new clothes: redressing the legacy of Captain Cook’s first voyage in the Pacific
Simon Layton (Queen Mary University of London), Khadija von Zinnenburg Carroll
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR