Imperial and World History

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

Time: Monday 17:15

Convenors: Richard Drayton (KCL), Jen Altehenger (KCL), Toby Green (KCL), Simon Layton (QMUL), David Motadel (LSE), Tamson Pietsch (Brunel), Sarah Stockwell (KCL), Gagan Sood (LSE), John Stuart (Kingston), David Todd (KCL), Jon Wilson (KCL)

Summer Term 2018
DateSeminar details
16 April
17:15
'Civilisations Compared: China, Japan, Europe and the Anglo-Sphere'
Alan Macfarlane (University of Cambridge)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

30 April
17:15
'When Slime Sticks on Clean Deeds: The Political Opportunism of E.H. Duckworth's Clean-Up Lagos Campaigns'
Terri Ochiagha (King's College London)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

14 May
17:15
'Gone but not Forgotten:Coming to Grips with Extinction in the 19th Century'
Harriet Ritvo (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

5 June
17:30
Legal Lessons: Popularizing Laws in the People’s Republic of China, 1949-1989 (Harvard, 2018)
Jennifer Altehenger (King's College London)
King's College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS

11 June
17:15
'As near to heaven by sea as by land'?: Sir Humphrey Gilbert's Elizabethan English imperium and its philosophical mandate'
Rory Rapple (University of Notre Dame)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

13 June
17:30
Babylon in Storage: Canonization and decanonization on Berlin’s Museum Island
Mirjam Brusius (German Historical Institute London)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR