Lecture
24 Jan 2024 · 6.00 pm

Jonathan Stafford: “Drowning is a very prosaic Arrangement”. Imperial Imaginaries in Nineteenth-Century Accounts of Shipwreck on the Steamship Voyage to India

Venue: Ruhr-University Bochum

Lecture at the Kolloquium zur Geschichte des 19. und 20. Jahrhunderts (Chair of Nineteenth-Century Transnational History and Chair of Contemporary History) at Ruhr-University Bochum in the winter semester of 2023/24

The cultural historian Jonathan Stafford is a research asscociate in the project Archipelagic Imperatives. Shipwreck and Lifesaving in European Societies since 1800.