Collaborative Events

A Workshop to Celebrate the Work of Ian Duffield, University of Edinburgh, 20 April 2017.

Forced Labour in Comparative Perspective, joint workshop with the Stanley Burton Centre for Holocaust and Genocide Studies, University of Leicester, 25 January 2017.

Labour Camps Workshop, joint event at the International Institute for Social History, Amsterdam, 21 September 2016.

Large Research Projects in Criminal Justice, Colonial and/ or Global History, joint workshop with colleagues from Liverpool, Sheffield, Royal Holloway, Sussex, Warwick & UCL, University of Leicester, 23 March 2016.

"Our Experiment at Spike Island": Archaeology of a Victorian Prison, presented by Barra O’Donnabhain, joint seminar with the School of Archaeology and Ancient History, University of Leicester, 29 February 2016.

Prisons, Penal Colonies, and the Medical Humanities, joint workshop with the Prisoners, Medical Care and Entitlement to Health Project, University of Warwick, 7 December 2015.

The Carceral Archipelago/ Legacies of British Slave Ownership Collaborative Workshop, UCL, 21 January 2015.

The Industrial Revolution Transported: the Comparative Life Courses of Tasmanian Convicts from the Midlands, seminar hosted by CArchipelago, University of Leicester, 26 February 2014.

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Professor Clare Anderson

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CArchipelago Project

School of History
University of Leicester
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Leicester LE1 7QR, UK
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Seeking candidates

Expressions of interest are invited from post-doctoral researchers working on topics related to global history, colonialism and colonial societies, across the British and European Empires, and particularly in areas linked to the project, with a view to sponsorship by the School of History for Leverhulme Trust, British Academy, Marie Curie, Newton International or Wellcome Trust fellowships. Please contact Clare Anderson in the first instance: