Legacies of British Slave Ownership Podcast - Audio

Legacies of British Slave Ownership Podcast - Audio

About this podcast

UCL historians discuss the launch of a major investigation into Britain’s debt to slavery in a bid to create the first ‘encyclopaedia of British slave owners’. It will highlight the major companies, art collections and institutions that can trace their existence back to colonial slavery in the 19th century. The three-year project, ‘Legacies of British Slave Ownership’, is the first comprehensive attempt to trace the impact of slave ownership on the development of modern Britain.

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About this podcast

UCL historians discuss the launch of a major investigation into Britain’s debt to slavery in a bid to create the first ‘encyclopaedia of British slave owners’. It will highlight the major companies, art collections and institutions that can trace their existence back to colonial slavery in the 19th century. The three-year project, ‘Legacies of British Slave Ownership’, is the first comprehensive attempt to trace the impact of slave ownership on the development of modern Britain.

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Legacies of British Slave Ownership Podcast - Audio