Friday 14 and Saturday 15 October 2022 UWA and Online
(all times given in AWST, UTC+8)
|9.00-9.15 am||Arrivals and registration|
|9.15-9.30 am||Welcome from PMRG President Rosemary Atwell|
|9.30-11.00 am||Panel 1: Experiences in the Colonial World|
Helen Thomas: The Feakes of Barbados: A 17th Century Colonial Quaker Family.
Kathleen Burke: Wrestling with Disconnection: Memories, Food and Enslavement in the Dutch Indian Ocean Empire.
Alberto Guerrero Velazquez: The Ritual of the Vanquished: Resignification and Resistance in the Cult of the Virgin of Guadalupe in the XVI century in New Spain.
|11.30-1.00 pm||Panel 2: Colonialism on the Indian Subcontinent|
Somnath Pati: Jal, Jungle, Zameen (Water, Forest, Land): Identities, Conflict, and Assertion against the British-Indian ‘colonial state’ at Seraikela-Kharsawan.
Barnak Das: Geography, Climate, and Colonialism in Bengal.
Saikat Mondal: The House of Gama and their Colonial Entanglement in Portuguese India.
|2.00-3.30 pm||Panel 3: Medieval Europe I|
Darius von Güttner Sporzyński: Contesting Central Europe – The Jagiellons and Habsburgs.
Georgina Pitt: Negotiation and Accommodation in Viking East Anglia.
Katerina Kiltzanidou: New Powers, New Donors: The Example of Female Dedicatory Portraits in Churches of the Late Byzantine and Early Post-Byzantine Periods in the Wider Area of Macedonia.
|3.30-3.40 pm||Close of Day 1|
|9.25-9.30 am||Welcome to day two|
|9.30-10.45 am||Keynote |
Dr Clare Davidson: Historicism, Real Property, and Environmental Regulation in Australia.
|11.00-12.30 pm||Panel 4: Medieval Europe II|
Diane Wolfhal: The Muted Voice of the Carthaginians in an Image of the Reconstruction of Carthage.
David Holthouse: The Nubians: A Race Subjugated.
Chris White: Corrupted Churches and the Returning Dead: Contested Spaces and Contested Souls in Tenth-Century Germany.
|1.30-3.00 pm||Panel 5: European Ideas in the Colonial World|
Richard Read: The Eighteenth-Century Ideology of Improvement and a Pictorial Representation of Settlement at Augusta, WA, 1830.
James Cassidy: The Printing Press and Aboriginal Voices in the Early Swan River Colony.
Ines Jahudka: (Un)equal Temperament: European Tonal Colonisation.
|3.15-4.45 pm||Panel 6: European Conceptions of the New World|
Jane Vaughan: Epic, Empire and Discourses of Colonialism in Milton’s Paradise Lost.
Hana Ferencová: The New World in English Cosmographies.
Lori Redwood: Revisiting Visitants.
Download a copy of the Conference Programme and Abstracts