Event 284

Sujit Sivasundaram

Cambridge Series 14: The History of Islands and Their Contribution to the Modern World

Venue: Baillie Gifford Stage

The islands of the Pacific and Indian oceans and the people who inhabited these seas are some of the most marginalised places and people in Western historical memory. Yet they played a crucial role in modern political, intellectual and cultural thought, and may be sites to watch for the future of humanity even as environmental change takes its course. Dr Sivasundaram is Reader in World History.

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Sujit Sivasundaram