Postdoctoral fellow’s research featured on BBC documentary

 

Katie Donington’s research into slave-ownership features in the two-part BBC series Britain’s Forgotten Slave-Owners, shown on BBC 2 at 9pm on July 16 and 22. Based in the Department of American and Canadian Studies and the Centre for Research in Race and Rights at the University of Nottingham, Dr. Donington holds a Post-doctoral Research Fellowship with the Antislavery Usable Past project (AHRC).

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‘Slave Emancipation; Or, John Bull Gulled Out Of Twenty Millions’. Printed and published by G. Drake, 12 Houghton Street, Clare Market, London.  UCL Art Collection, UCL, EPC8032.

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