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University of Warwick Global History and Culture Center:The War of the Locust, 1940-45: an interdisciplinary workshop

  Published on :Thu 23 Nov 2017

  Type:An interdisciplinary workshop

  Topic:The War of the Locust, 1940-45: an interdisciplinary workshop

  Date:12pm - 3:30pm, Fri, 08 Dec '17

  Location: IAS seminar room, Millburn House

  At the height of the Second World War,the British Empire launched an ambitious campaign to eradicate locusts in East Asia and the Middle East.

  This workshop brings together an historian,an entomologist,an artist and an ecologist to discuss their collaborative research on this campaign and the challenges of interdisciplinary work.

  Weblink:https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/history/ghcc/event/events/?calendarItem=8a17841a5e5cecfb015e99cf3f8f166d