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Teaching

Research

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Current Project

 

Teaching:


Empires and Nations: first year course on modern world history

Emergence of the Modern World, 1750-1918: material on British
imperialism in India, Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand:
undergraduate course

Historical approaches: final year undergraduate course on
historical method and research

Postgraduate Diploma in Museum and Heritage Studies: offered
jointly with the University of the Western Cape and Robben
Island Museum. Includes participation in specialised electives on
Slavery and Heritage; Tourism and Public History and The Politics and
Ethics of Collecting

Research:


Cape slavery and its aftermath; Comparative slavery in the Indian
Ocean (especially Mascarenes and Southeast Asia); Public history and
heritage; Cape and Southeast Asian historical links, especially
during the VOC (Dutch East India Company) period

Publications:

 

Current Project

Public history and historical representation in Cape Town and Malacca. Social identity in VOC Cape Town and Southeast Asia

 

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