7. September 2015: Notions and Practices of Self

A Workshop between the University of Sheffield, the University of Cambridge, and the Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, 1608/2 DFG Graduate Research Group Self-Making.

  • 'Sadly, I couldn't fight, for I was ill': Conflicted Masculinities in the 18th Century Caribbean, Annika Raapke (Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg)
  • Slaves, Maroons and Missionaries. Practices of Selfhood during the Moravian Slave- and Saramaccan-Mission in Suriname, Dr. Jessica Cronshagen (Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg)
  • Multiple Belongings: Social Practices and the Question of Intelligibility in Different Cultural Sites, Prof. Dr. Dagmar Freist (Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg)