Applications open for PhD Studentship: The Antislavery Usable
9th February 2015
Applications are invited for a PhD studentship at the
Wilberforce Institute for the study of Slavery and Emancipation
(WISE), University of Hull, entitled ‘The Antislavery Usable Past’.
Find out more and download an application
70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz
27th January 2015
The Wilberforce Institute for the study of Slavery and
Emancipation is proud to mark the 70th anniversary of the
liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp with a video
produced by award-winning Photojournalist Lee Karen Stow. View the video and find out more here.
8th January 2015
WISE co-produced research is enabling the African diaspora to
memorialise those who died during the Middle Passage.
Found out more here.
The Antislavery Usable Past
12th December 2014
Today we are delighted to celebrate the launch of our new 5-year
AHRC-funded project 'The Antislavery Usable Past', which will
unearth the lessons of historic antislavery as a 'usable past' for
the contemporary antislavery movement.
Read more here.