Tag Archives: Britain

Family on film: teaching resources and weekend watching

Today, in a roundabout way, I have a few suggestions for resources that you might want to add to syllabi or to your weekend plans. This all begins in England, where I spent part of July doing the summer temperature … Continue reading

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PhD Studentship on the Diplomatic Family, plus new articles of interest

It’s been another beautiful week of late spring on its best behaviour here, as I huddle in my office cultivating what I affectionately call my “archives tan” (or, in this case, my slogging-through-some-edits tan). And it’s another week of announcements: … Continue reading

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Legacies of British Slave-Ownership Project – the database has gone live, plus conference announcement!

Last spring, we had the pleasure of two guest posts from Kate Donington, a researcher on the Legacies of British Slave-Ownership Project at University College London. You can read her discussions of the project here, and of her research here. … Continue reading

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Announcements: Workshop on Intimacy and Mission History, and Recent Publications

You might be interested in this workshop on the role of emotions and intimacy in the history of Christian missions. >> Investigating the Intimate in Mission Histories 17 October 2012 (9 am – 5 pm) and 18 October 2012 (9 … Continue reading

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Announcements: 16 April 2012

Newly Released Archival Documents Colonial Administration Records (FCO 141: Foreign and Commonwealth Office), The National Archives, Kew The National Archives will begin releasing new colonial administration records (or the ‘migrated archives’ from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office) this week, on … Continue reading

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