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Edward Long’s Vision of Jamaica, the lessons of Saint-Domingue and the virtues of a planned society in the History of Jamaica, 1774

Talk by Professor Trevor Burnard

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Thursday 6 October 2016,  at 13:00 - 16:00


Aarhus University

Talk by Trevor Burnard.

Head of School & Professor of History School of Historical & Philosophical Studies (SHAPS), The University of Melbourne


Author of:

The Plantation Machine Atlantic Capitalism in French Saint-Domingue and British Jamaica (with John Garrigus)

Planters, Merchants, and Slaves: Plantation Societies in British America, 1650–1820, The University of Chicago Press.


Thursday October 6, 13-16

Building 1586, room 114

Langelandsgade 141, Aarhus


If you are interested in participating, please send a short message to litjl@cc.au.dk