London Group of Historical Geographers

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

Time: Tuesday 17:15

Convenors: Ruth Craggs (King’s College London), Felix Driver (Royal Holloway, London), Innes keighren (Royal Holloway University of London), Miles Ogborn (Queen Mary University of London)

Spring Term 2018
DateSeminar details
16 January
17:15
Collections and catalogues of natural history: early modern objects in motion, past and present
Victoria Pickering (British Museum)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

30 January
17:15
Mobile museum: Kew’s economic botany collection in circulation
Caroline Cornish (Royal Holloway), Felix Driver (Royal Holloway)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

13 February
17:15
There and back again: the Haida Great Box and its child
Laura Peers (Pitt Rivers Museum/University of Oxford)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

Summer Term 2018
DateSeminar details
1 May
17:15
Objects, islands, empire: collecting in the western Indian Ocean, 1860 – 1930
Sarah Longair (University of Lincoln)
Room 243, Second Floor

15 May
17:15
Museum, magic, memory: the curating of Paul Montague
Julie Adams (British Museum)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

29 May
17:15
London Group of Historical Geographers-TBC
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR