History Associates Talk | “Plant Life and Imperialism” | Utathya Chattopadhyaya

University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA

  Plant Life and Imperialism: Histories of Cannabis in British India Are histories of social structures, imperial systems, and the subjecthood of peoples not also histories of plant life? Taking one plant genus, that modern botany labels cannabis, this talk explores how and why we should embrace the contiguity between human and nonhuman life as a basic condition for narrating [...]

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