S. 3.2. – Lower Deck Cultures in the Royal Navy, 1793 – 1815

30 Jun 2020
16:00-17:30

S. 3.2. – Lower Deck Cultures in the Royal Navy, 1793 – 1815

Chair: Jeremiah Dancy (US Naval War College) // Discussant: Anna McKay (Institute of Historical Research)

Sara Caputo (University of Cambridge, Magdalene College) – ‘A hubbub little short of that which occurred at Babel’: Linguistic diversity in the Royal Navy, 1793-1815

Elin Jones (University of Exeter) – Boundaries, Space and Cellular Communality: A Historical Geography of the Lower Deck

James Davey (University of Exeter) – Sailors, subversion and the ‘Age of Revolution’: everyday resistance in the Royal Navy, 1793-1801