History seminars at the IHR

Christian Missions in Global History

Conveners: Rosemary Fitzgerald (SOAS), Deborah Gaitskell (SOAS), Joanne Ichimura (SOAS), Emily Manktelow (University of Kent), Rosemary Seton (SOAS), John Stuart (Kingston University), Silke Strickrodt (German Historical Institute)

For enquiries relating to this seminar please contact Rosemary Seton: rosemary@seton.demon.co.uk

Venue: Past and Present Room N202, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Tuesdays 17:30

Some podcasts from this seminar are available online

Autumn Term 2015
DateSeminar details
13 October How Could We Leave? 'The Catholic Church, Congolese Nationalism and the Kongolo Massacre, 1962

Reuben Loffman (Queen Mary University of London)


10 November Revisiting the 'woman missionary question': a study of British Female Education Society missionaries in colonial Hong Kong (1850s-1899)

Patricia Chiu (University of Hong Kong)


8 December Brothers in Christ at War: German and British Protestant Missionaries in East Africa, 1914-1919

Daniel Steinbach (Kings College London)