Bruce Lincoln – The Werewolf, the Shaman, and the Historian: Rethinking the Case of “Old Thiess” after Carlo Ginzburg

  Event Date: 3 March 2015 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway, University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX   Royal Holloway University of London Department of History presents: The 2015 Hayes-Robinson Lecture Professor Bruce Lincoln (Chicago) – The Werewolf, the Shaman, and the Historian: Rethinking the Case of “Old Thiess” after Carlo Ginzburg The lecture centres on the 1691 trial of …

Sarah Ansari – At the Crossroads? Exploring Sindh’s Recent Past from a Spatial Perspective

Event Date: 17 February 2015 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Inaugural Lecture Professor Sarah Ansari (RHUL) –  At the Crossroads? Exploring Sindh’s Recent Past from a Spatial Perspective From a ‘sleepy backwater’ under the British Raj to the political heart of a new state, Sindh’s location vis-à-vis centres of power seemed to change dramatically …