Past event

St Andrews and the Legacies of Empire (CIMS Brown Bag Talk) Dr Isabel Robinson and Conall Treen (School of History, St Andrews)

Paying particular attention to the colonial legacies present in the Museums of the University of St Andrews, this talk will offer a glimpse into the hidden histories of indigenous collectors and how natural history collecting was often dependent on colonial violence, dispossession and displacement.

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