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Cambridge Central Asia Forum


Globalisation and Order - Insights from the
Middle Ages and Early Modern World

Wednesday, 12 May, 5.00 - 6.15pm (UK time) 

This is the third seminar in a 5-part series representing a unique opportunity for historians interested in applying historical insight to contemporary questions in international affairs.


‘Globalisation 2.0: Mongol Eurasia to Modern Eurasia (EAEU and BRI)’
Dr Prajakti Kalra
Affiliated Lecturer
Centre of Development Studies
University of Cambridge

‘From secession to the world: the early modern Dutch Republic as an example for post-Brexit Britain’
Dr. Bram De Ridder
Postdoctoral Researcher in Applied History
KU Leuven

Chair: Gill Bennett OBE, Former Chief Historian, FCDO

This Institute for Historical Research (IHR) Partnership Seminar Series is convened by the Engelsberg Applied History Programme; the Centre for Grand Strategy at King’s College London; the Centre for Geopolitics at the University of Cambridge; and the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office Historians.

Recording is now available on the YouTube channel. Follow the link.