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A Vida de Expatriado no Tempo da pandemia de COVID-19

Published: May 11th 2020

The following text is the Portuguese translation of our new initiative, Expatriate Life in the Time of the COVID-19 Pandemic. To read the original text in English, please visit the project’s homepage on our website. Nesse momento, muitos de nós vivemos a extraordinária pandemia da COVID-19. Muitas pessoas já começaram…

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Expériences d’expatrié∙e∙s face à la pandémie de COVID-19

Published: May 11th 2020

The following text is the French translation of our new initiative, Expatriate Life in the Time of the COVID-19 Pandemic. To read the original text in English, please visit the project’s homepage on our website. Actuellement, une grande partie du monde doit faire face à l’exceptionnelle pandémie de COVID-19. Beaucoup de…

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A look back on time spent at the EAC

Published: February 12th 2020


Language schools and the persistence of boundaries inside the expatriate community

Published: November 5th 2019

Mathilde Bernard was an intern at the Expatriate Archive Centre from February through April 2019. She recently earned her master’s degree from Erasmus University of Rotterdam in Global History and International Relations. This is her second in a series of articles covering Dutch expatriates living in mid-19th-century Nigeria; read the…

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Seeking Interviewees for Nigeria-focused Research Project

Published: October 23rd 2019

A researcher who has utilised the EAC archives is searching for interviewees for his thesis. David Tallon’s oral history project, titled Oil and Conflict in Nigeria, 1940-2010, investigates all aspects of oil in Nigeria, prioritising the tragic conflict that has for so long been associated with oil. David is looking…

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