Posted on March 17, 2011
Forced labor by Europeans and the Prison of Luanda, Angola 1881-1932
Dr. Tim Coates, Dept. of History, College of Charleston
Friday, March 18, 2011
Addlestone Library, Room 227
205 Calhoun Street, Charleston, S.C.
Timothy Coates is a Professor of History at the College of Charleston and formerly the Vasco da Gama Visiting Professor of Portuguese History at Brown University. He has conducted research in Portugal, India, and Macau on grants from the Gulbenkian Foundation, the Fundacao Oriente, the Luso-American Development Foundation, and the American Institute of Indian Studies. Professor Coates organized two international conferences at the College of Charleston to celebrate the 500th anniversaries of Vasco da Gama’s arrival in India and Pedro Cabral in Brazil.