History Colloquium Lecture - Dr. Laura Mitchell
Watercolors and World History: Art in the Service of Empire - Thursday, Oct. 27, 4:30 pm, Olin 110.
Dr. Mitchell’s first book, Belongings: Property, Family and Identity in Colonial South Africa, An Exploration of Frontiers 1725-c. 1830 was published by Columbia in cloth and as a Gutenberg-e book. Visit Dr. Mitchell’s faculty page for further information about her work. In her lecture, Dr. Mitchell will explore the question of imperial aims in South African landscape art.