S. 6.4. – 19th- century shipwrecks and local communities

01 Jul 2020
14:00-15:30

S. 6.4. – 19th- century shipwrecks and local communities

Chair: TBA

Cathryn Pearce (University of Portsmouth) – ‘Neither Hero nor Victim: Shipwreck, Lifesaving, and Coastal Communities in 19th Century Britain’

Vargas Velasquez Yajaira (UBS-TEMOS / IPSO-FACTO Scop.) – Underwater salvages in Caribbean Sea in the modern period (XVI-XVIII centuries)

Cori Convertito (Key West Art & Historical Society) – Wreck Ashore: How Key West Became Florida’s Richest City