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
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
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
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

27 February
Objects, islands, empire: collecting in the western Indian Ocean, 1860 – 1930
Sarah Longair (University of Lincoln)
IHR Wolfson Room NB01, Basement, IHR

13 March
Museum, magic, memory: the curating of Paul Montague
Julie Adams (British Museum)
Room 349, Third Floor