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Chris Nierstrasz

Papers & presentations at external events

 

28 May 2014, Warwick: "East India Companies and Corruption" Probity and Corruption in 18th Century Trade, University of Warwick. Program Power Point

28-30 March 2014, Warwick: "A strange thirst for tea: East India Companies,
private trade, smuggling and the popularisation of the consumption of tea in
Western Europe, 1700-1789" Economic History Society Annual Conference. Warwick.

Program Power point

16-19 July 2013, Lisbon: "Have your tea and drink it too! How the trade of rogue Companies, private traders and smugglers popularised the consumption of tea in Western Europe, 1700-1760" CHAM, Colonial Misunderstandings. Lisbon. Paper Power Point

11-13 Januari 2013: "Have your tea and drink it too! How the trade of rogue Companies, private traders and smugglers popularised the consumption of tea in Western Europe, 1700-1760", Goods from the East Conference, Venice. paper Power point

7-8 June 2012- "The Desire for Asian Goods; the Ordering List of the VOC (1700-1780)"- Leiden Warwick Symposium, Leiden University program Powerpoint

28-31 March 2012- "In the Shadow of the Companies, Empires of trade in the orient and informal entrepreneurship, 1600-1800"- European Social Sciences History Conference, Glasgow, session ECO13: "Beyond Empires: Self Organizing Cross Imperial Networks vs Institutional Empires, 1500-1800 IV The Indian Ocean and Beyond" Program: http://www2.iisg.nl/esshc/Programme.asp?selyear=12&day=22 Powerpoint Paper Submitted article

23-25 November 2011-"The erosion of the VOC. The VOC and its search for alternatives to decline (1740-1796)"-International Conference “Non-state Actors in the Transition Period in Monsoon Asia, 1760-1840,” CAPAS, Academia, Taiwan. program Powerpoint Paper Submitted article

23 June 2011- "Les Nouvelles Perspectives de l'Interconnected History pour l'etudes des relations entre l'Europe dt l'ocean indien", CERHIO Conference, Universite de Bretagne-Sud Powerpoint

12-13 May 2011- Chinese and Japanese porcelain for the netherlands in the 17th century, orgainsied by the Rijkmuseum in the Friemuseum, Leeuwaarden Powerpoint, Seminar programme, Seminar report

3 April 2011- Economic History Society Annual Conference 2011 Monopoly & Private Trade paper

External Events & Conferences attended

 

29 May 2013 - Indian Textiles Study Day with art historian Jasleen Kandhari HLT, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

28 May 2013 - Workshop Leiden, Challenging Monopolies, Building Global Empires in the Early Modern Period- project Program

13 March 2013- The Luxury Network Seminar, Warwick University

8 -13 March 2013- Beyond the Dutch Atlantic: Connections, Intersections, and Possibilities Program Participants

14 March 2013 - 'Document day’ with the East India Company at Home project (British Library)

12 October 2012 - Global Commodities Network workshop 'Producing Material Culture for Global Markets' at the V&A, London.

4 November 2011- 'Why Europe Grew Rich and Asia did Not' LSE/URKEW Workshop report

20 October 2011- The Dutch Atlantic by Kwame Nimako, seminar

11 June 2011- The Mongols & The Mings: New Approaches to the Fourteenth Century, Conference

9 June 2011- Institutions & Empires Workshop

6 June 2011- Valedictorian lecture, Professor Leonard Blusse, University of Leiden Report

1 June 2011- John Lourdusamy, "Between God and Science:Elite Strand in Cololnial Benghal", Public Lecture

19 May 2011- Useful Knowledge, Soho House, Birmingham.

17 January 2011- "Useful and Reliable Knowledge in Global Histories of Material Progress in the East and the West" , URKEW Workshop, LSE

 

Research & Archive trips Archival report Chris- Spring report, Photo of source

 

28 July 2013-2 August 2013 - Research trip to London (British library and the National Archives in Kew, check data plus finding qualitative source material)

15 March- 22 April 2013 - Research trip to Netherlands (National archives in The Hague for data retrival and University library Leiden to check literature in Dutch language)

8 - 13 March 2013- Research trip to Netherlands (National archives in The Hague to check data for database and University library Leiden to check literature in Dutch language)

8-18 February 2013- Research trip to Netherlands (National archives in The Hague for data retrival and University library Leiden to check literature in Dutch language)

15 December- 2012 - 08 January 2013-Research trip to Netherlands (National archives in The Hague to check data for database and University library Leiden to check literature in Dutch language)

27 November-1 December 2012 -Research trip to the Netherlands for Venice conference paper (?) (National archives in The Hague to check data for Venice paper and University library Leiden to check literature in Dutch language)

October-November 2012 -several one day archive trips to the British Library (India Office Records) for Venice conference paper -

25-29 October- Archive & museum trip- The British Library- The India Office Records, V&A excursion 'World of Consumption' and the Docklands Museum, two night stay in a Hotel

17 October - Presentation Dataset EIC order lists

18 June 2012- Archive trip- The British Library-The India Office Records

14-23 May 2012- Archive trip- The British Library-The India Office Records (Stay in a Hotel)

16 March-23 April 2012 - The National Archives in The Hague, the Royal Library in the Hague and the University Library of Leiden. See report below.

27-28 Feb 2012- Archive trip- The British Library-The India Office Records

9 Feb- 20 Feb 2012- The National Archives in The Hague, the Royal Library in the Hague and the University Library of Leiden. See report below.

6 - 8 Feb 2012- Archive trip- The British Library-The India Office Records

9 Dec 2012 -9 Jan 2012- The National Archives in The Hague, the Royal Library in the Hague and the University Library of Leiden. See report below.

5 July - 20 September 2011- Archive trip- The National Archives in The Hague, the Royal Library in the Hague and the University Library of Leiden Report

18 March - 30 April 2011- Archive trip- The National Archives in The Hague, the Royal Library in the Hague and the University Library of Leiden

3 - 8 April 2011- Archive trip- The British Library-The India Office Records

13- 20 February 2011- Archive trip- The National Archives in The Hague, the Royal Library in the Hague and the University Library of Leiden

12 December 2010- 9 January 2011- Archive trip- The National Archives in The Hague, the Royal Library in the Hague and the University Library of Leiden

5 -13 November 2010- Archive trip- The National Archives in The Hague, the Royal Library in the Hague and the University Library of Leiden

 

Reports to Maxine

 

Summer 2013

December 2011

March 2012

June 2012

December 2012