The Maison Française d’Oxford, The Faculty of History (University of Oxford), Oxford Brookes University and The RUCHE
are pleased to announce the following seminar:

Monday 11 June, from 4.00pm to 6.30pm,

at the Maison Française d’Oxford


History of Biodiversity (20th Century)

Christophe Bonneuil, EHESS, Paris

“An Environmental History of Genes: Plant Breeding and

Crop Biodiversity in France, 20th Century”



William Beinart, St Antony’s College


“Plant Transfers, Bio-invasions and Biodiversity:

An African Historical Perspective”


Convener: Thomas Le Roux (CNRS-MFO)

– all welcome –

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