A Very Brief Introduction to the British Empire Podcast

Episode 7: First World War

July 03, 2020 Uncomfortable Oxford
A Very Brief Introduction to the British Empire Podcast
Episode 7: First World War
Chapters
0:00
Introduction
2:02
The Imperial War
2:57
Remembering WWI
5:46
New Imperial Entities
8:00
The Theatres of War
12:07
Processes and Conflicts of Empire
13:34
How It All Started?
17:32
Did It Even End at All?
19:04
What did the Empire want to achieve?
20:42
Tokenistic Narratives
24:05
Brighton's Royal Pavillion
25:34
Anticolonial Rebellion
29:52
Chilembwe Uprising
36:01
White Commonwealth
40:23
Propaganda Poster
42:48
Canadian Parliament
47:43
Cultural Imperialism
48:58
Conclusion
A Very Brief Introduction to the British Empire Podcast
Episode 7: First World War
Jul 03, 2020
Uncomfortable Oxford

We conclude our second module of the lecture series with a detailed overview of British Imperialism during the First World War.

Historian Dr Jack Doyle takes you through the history of anti-colonial rebellion, white nationhood, and 20th-century imperialism.

The content for this episode is based on a lecture live-streamed on our Facebook page on July 2nd. The information is aimed at a non-specialist audience who is interested in learning more about the legacies of the British Empire.

This podcast is run by Uncomfortable Oxford and features bi-weekly releases of our public lecture series on the history of the British Empire. Uncomfortable Oxford is run by Doctoral students at the University of Oxford and aims to raise awareness and discourse about 'uncomfortable' issues in the modern world.

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We conclude our second module of the lecture series with a detailed overview of British Imperialism during the First World War.

Historian Dr Jack Doyle takes you through the history of anti-colonial rebellion, white nationhood, and 20th-century imperialism.

The content for this episode is based on a lecture live-streamed on our Facebook page on July 2nd. The information is aimed at a non-specialist audience who is interested in learning more about the legacies of the British Empire.

This podcast is run by Uncomfortable Oxford and features bi-weekly releases of our public lecture series on the history of the British Empire. Uncomfortable Oxford is run by Doctoral students at the University of Oxford and aims to raise awareness and discourse about 'uncomfortable' issues in the modern world.

Introduction
The Imperial War
Remembering WWI
New Imperial Entities
The Theatres of War
Processes and Conflicts of Empire
How It All Started?
Did It Even End at All?
What did the Empire want to achieve?
Tokenistic Narratives
Brighton's Royal Pavillion
Anticolonial Rebellion
Chilembwe Uprising
White Commonwealth
Propaganda Poster
Canadian Parliament
Cultural Imperialism
Conclusion