Dissertation Inspiration Session: Interrogating Colonial Collections

Wellcome Collection

Thursday, February 18, 2021 10:00 am to 12:00 pm EST

Online Event

This dissertation inspiration session explores the colonial legacies that exist in our collections.


What you'll do

This session will explore the colonial legacies that exist in our collections. Our specialists will take you through materials such as South Asian manuscripts and audiovisual archival material of travelling medics.


This session will be hosted through the videoconferencing platform BlueJeans. After booking a ticket, you will receive a confirmation email with joining instructions. Questions can be submitted in advance using Slido, and you will be able to comment and ask questions live online using the chat function throughout the event. Your microphone and camera will be switched off for the whole session.


Who can come

Our sessions are primarily intended for postgraduate students, although we welcome the attendance of final-year undergraduates too.



Booking a ticket guarantees you entry to the online event. If you have any access requests or requirements, email us at access@wellcomecollection.org or call 020 7611 2222.