People should have some understanding of what empires are, and what effect they have. What questions are worth asking about the concept…
Tag Archive for ‘British Empire’
The Whig Tradition and Commonwealth History
British and Commonwealth history are deeply entangled. A fresh approach is not to look at British action, but at the Commonwealth’ own agency and decisions.
Rhodes must fall! Anatomy of a Protest
The recent protests about the statue of Rhodes at the University of Cape Town (UCT) have resulted in much debate and media coverage. They also present an opportunity to analyse elements of public history and its role.