Centre for the Study of International Slavery

The Centre for the Study of International Slavery (CSIS) is a collaboration between the International Slavery Museum and the University of Liverpool to foster understanding and share research on human enslavement and its legacies.

Seminars 2015

CSIS seminar talks are free and open to all. Booking for some dates is essential, where stated. Most talks are held at 5pm in the Department of History, 9 Abercromby Square, Lecture Theatre 1, unless stated otherwise.

  • Tuesday 5 May, Convicts, enslavement and the slave trade: perspectives from new research on penal transportation, Professor Claire Anderson, University of Leicester,  Lauren Bell, University of Hull. Held in association with the Department of History seminar series and the AHRC Digital Panopticon Project.

MA in International Slavery Studies

This programme offers an innovatiove mixture of disciplinary approaches to the study of slaveries throughout human history. It will prepare students for further study, for opportunities in heritage, charity and government, or for private-sector careers valuing deeper expertise in analysis and research. Thanks to the unique partnership with the International Slavery Museum, the programme offers students the chance to work with curators and activists beyond the walls of the university.

Further details are on the University of Liverpool website.