At the height of the Second World War, the British Empire launched an ambitious campaign to eradicate locusts in East Africa, South Asia and the Middle East. This workshop brings together an historian, an entomologist, an artist and an ecologist to discuss their collaborative research on this campaign and the challenges of interdisciplinary work.
12‐3.30pm, IAS seminar room, Millburn House
Friday 8th December 2017
Lunch provided, all welcome
This is part of the AHRC funded project "The War of the Locust: science, politics, culture and collaboration in the Anti-Locust Research Centre, 1940-45".
The locust research team: