Imperial and World History Seminar Colonial/Postcolonial New Researchers’ Workshop

Venue: Pollard Room N301, 3rd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Monday:17:30

Convenors: Lara Atkin (Queen Mary), Hannah Young (UCL) and Jacob Smith (Queen Mary)

Please send any enquiries to: cpnewresearchers@gmail.com

Spring Term 2018
DateSeminar details
8 January
17:15
What is a colonial archive? Government, authority and the making of archives in French West Africa and Indochina, 20th century
Fabienne Chamelot (University of Portsmouth)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

22 January
17:15
The Making of Imperial New Delhi or: How I Learnt to Understand the Politics Behind Colonial Architecture and Urbanism
Smriti Pant (Brandenburg University of Technology)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

5 February
17:15
The dynamics of caste and class: Mahar industrial workers in late colonial Bombay 1928-1940), Coolie Narratives: Indentured Labour Migration and the ‘Coolie’ in Fiction
Zaen Alkazi (School of Oriental and African Studies), Purba Hossain (University of Leeds)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

19 February
17:15
The Scottish Enlightenment and the British Empire: William Robertson on India
Yusuke Wakazawa (University of York)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

5 March
17:15
Mestizos and Limpieza de sangre in Colonial Latin America. A Matter of Blood and Milk?
Virginia Ghelarducci (Institute of Latin American Studies, School of Advanced Studies, University of London)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR