Visiting Professor in Paris at EHESS

I am very much looking forward, courtesy of Cecile Vidal of EHESS, to spending a month in Paris from 9 November to 10 December. I give the following seminars:

– Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 16h-18h, room 12, CENA, EHESS, 105 bd Raspail, 75006 PARIS : “The Making of Plantation Societies in the Greater Antilles in the Eighteenth-Century” (Cecile Vidal’s research seminar)

– Tuesday, November 24, 2015, 12h-14h (brown bag lunch seminar), room 12, CENA, EHESS, 105 bd Raspail, 75006 PARIS : “Hearing Slaves Speak:Women Slaves, Second Slavery and Abolition in Berbice, British Guiana, 1817-1834” (in the collective seminar of the CENA)

– Thursday, November 26, 2015, 17h-19h, room 8, EHESS, 105 bd Raspail,75006 PARIS : “The Somerset Decision of 1772, the British Slave Trade and the Birth of Proslavery in the British West Indies, 1772-1776” (in the CIRESC seminar, led by Marie-Jeanne Rossignol and Myriam Cottas)

– Friday, November 27, 2015, 16h-18h, ENS, salle IHMC, escalier D, 3e étage, 45 rue d’Ulm 75005 PARIS : “Plantation Machines: Comparing Jamaica and Saint-Domingue as Atlantic Societies, 1748-1788” (in Philippe Minard’s research seminar)

– Tuesday, December 1st, 2015, 16h-18h, room 12, CENA, EHESS, 105 bd Raspail, 75006 PARIS : “As Much Trading as Planting Places: Urban Worlds in Jamaica and Saint Domingue, 1745-1793” (Cecile Vidal’s research seminar)

I am also talking, courtesy of Allan Potofsky, on Friday 10 November, on “The American Revolution and the Plantation Americas,” at 12h 30 for the Axe Lumieres et modernite colloquium. I will be reprising this 30 November at the Early Modern History seminar, courtesy of Thomas Munck, at the University of Glasgow

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