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Seminar: Creating a Colonial Home: Domesticity in the East Asian Colonies
Date: 29 September 2010 

You are cordially invited to attend the following talk as part of the School of Modern Languages and Cultures Seminar Series

Creating a Colonial Home: Domesticity in the East Asian Colonies

Dr Laura Victoir

Date: 29 September 2010 (Wednesday)
Time: 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Venue: Convocation Room, Main Building

About the speaker:
Dr Victoir holds a DPhil in History and a MPhil in Russian and Eastern European Studies from Oxford University. She graduated from Brown University with a BA in International Relations (Political Economy and Development). Dr Victoir taught courses on 19th century Russian and European history in the Department of History before joining the European Studies Programme in 2009. Her research interests include political and cultural history (especially in relation to Russia and France), as well as the history of architectural preservation in Europe and East Asia.

All are welcome. No registration is required.

For enquiries, please contact Dr Marie Berne,

Please find below details of upcoming talks in the SMLC Seminar Series:

October 6  (Wed)  4.30-6pm, Main Building Convocation Room
Kendall Johnson (American Studies)

October 13  (Wed)  4.30-6pm, venue to be confirmed
Professor Wang Li (Institute of International Studies, Jilin University)

October 27 (Wed), 4.30-6pm, K.K. Leung Building Room 1121
John Haddad (American Studies)

November 3 (Wed), 4.30-6pm, Main Building Convocation Room
Victor Teo  (Japanese Studies)

November 17 (Wed), 4.30-6pm, Main Building Convocation Room
Marco Wan (Faculty of Law)

December 1st (Wed), 4.30-6pm, Venue to be confirmed
Izumi Nakayama (Japanese Studies)

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