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History & Gaming (Podcast)

October 31, 2014 0

In this episode of the History Watch podcast series Arpita Bajpeyi is in conversation with Professors Shawn Graham and Danielle Kinsey of Carleton University.  They discuss the ways in which history is represented in video […]

Going to See the Black Christ in Panama (Blog)

October 4, 2014 0

Along Panama’s Caribbean coast lies Portobelo, a small port city once the hub of Spanish commercial exports out of South America. Within this once heavily fortified colonial city is Iglesia San Felipe, a historic church […]

Bermuda: Race Politics and Immigration

September 5, 2014 0

In her posting “Race Politics and the Debate Over Immigration in Bermuda,” Angela Wright explores the ways in different historical narratives inform the competing discourses around race and immigration in Bermuda in her recent posting […]

LGBT Rights in Uganda

September 4, 2014 0

Bonnie Bates has just published an article entitled “LGBT Genocide in Contemporary Uganda” on the Politics of Memory blog.  She discusses the impact of Uganda’s Anti-Homosexuality Act.  See

The Politics of Memory now Launched!

June 29, 2014 0

The History Watch Project has now launched its blog, The Politics of Memory.   The blog explores topics related to historical memory and critical applied history as it relates to the Global South.  For our […]

History Watch Project in Martinique, May 2014

May 3, 2014 0

Affiliates with the History Watch Project will be attending the 46th Annual Conference of the Association of Caribbean Historians.  It is being held in Martinique from May 11-16, 2014.  Stay tuned for updates, live tweets […]

Atlantic Childhoods, Global Influences …

March 1, 2014 0

Audra A. Diptee and David V. Trotman will be co-editing a special issue of the journal Atlantic Studies, Global Currents.  The issue will focus on childhood in the global south and brings together a range […]

Steelband: Ainsley “Cripple” Bourne Speaks (2012)

February 9, 2014 0

Below are some short sound clips of an interview with Ainsley “Cripple” Bourne of the Casablanca Steel Orchestra.  The History Watch Project will be launching the digital exhibit  “Steelband: From Oil Drum to Musical Instrument” […]

The Politics of Memory Blog

February 9, 2014 0

The History Watch Project (HWP) will be launching the blog The Politics of Memory in the summer of 2014.  It will publish articles written by various contributors, including university students working under the guidance of […]

Child Slavery & Critical Applied History

February 9, 2014 0

Research continues on the “Children in Slavery” project.  Dr. Audra Diptee‘s research project explores the complexities of child slavery and African childhoods.  Her work aims to engage with, and problematize, the discourse related to the […]

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