LONDON GROUP OF HISTORICAL GEOGRAPHERS
Seminar Programme, Spring 2013, Convenor: Professor Felix Driver
22 January 2013 Caroline Cornish (Royal Holloway) Reconfiguring objects, refashioning spaces: The Kew Museums of economic botany
5 February 2013 James Wallis (Univ. of Exeter) ‘Oh! What a lovely exhibition!’ Exploring the Imperial War Museum’s 1st WW fiftieth anniversary displays, 1964-68
19 February 2013 Claire Wintle (Univ. of Brighton) Decolonising the Smithsonian: American foreign policy & colonial collections, 1945-70
5 March 2013 Nicholas Thomas (Univ. of Cambridge) Pacific presences: Encounter and experiment in the European museum
19 March 2013 George Lovell (Queen’s Univ. Ontario) The archive that never was: State terror and historical memory in Guatemala
These seminars are held on Tuesdays at 5.15pm in the Torrington in Room 104, South Block, Senate House, University of London.