Podcasting the history of the Caribbean in 100 objects

Archaeologists Alice Samson and Angus Mol use a different object or artefact in each episode of  their podcast The History of the Caribbean in 100 Objects to tell the story of past and present cultures and societies of the Caribbean. What I particularly enjoy about the podcast is that they have selected artefacts from across the Caribbean, crossing language... Continue Reading →

Sint Eustatius, Statia, Saint Eustatius…

This is just a short post to provide a link to a great series of 3 articles on Sint Eustatius, written by Elizabeth Covart, over at her blog. Elizabeth is a well-known historian of early America, and host of the fabulous early American history podcast Ben Franklin's World. Enjoy! Notes from the Field: Sint Eustatius, the "Golden... Continue Reading →

A collection of more than 70 historical photographs go on display later this month  in a free exhibition at Rivington Place in London. 'Making Jamaica' explores how a new image of Jamaica was created through photography in the 1890s. The images are being exhibited in London for the first time, and are drawn from the... Continue Reading →

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