New Archival Evidence about the Latin American background to the 1619 Slave Voyage to Virginia (Joint seminar with the Iberian History Seminar)
Stuart M McManus is Assistant Professor of Pre-Modern World History at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He received his Ph.D. in history (secondary field in classical philology) from Harvard University, and prior to coming to CUHK, he taught Mexican and ancient Mediterranean history for two years at the University of Chicago as an IFK postdoctoral fellow. His first book, Empire of Eloquence: The Classical Rhetorical Tradition in Colonial Latin America and the Iberian World, was published Cambridge University Press in 2021, and his new book, The World of 1619, is under contract with Harvard University Press.

To join online, please register in advance:
Date: 18 May 2023, 17:00 (Thursday, 4th week, Trinity 2023)
Venue: Main Seminar Room, Latin American Centre, 1 Church Walk, Oxford OX2 6LY
Speaker: Stuart M McManus (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
Organising department: Latin American Centre
Part of: Latin American Centre Seminars and Events
Booking required?: Not required
Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Belinda Clark