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Kieran Hazzard @RadicalEIC Oxford, England

Historian researching Robert Clive's loot at @NTPowisCastle and Regency Radicals who hated the East India Company.

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Joined Twitter 10/31/17


@MikeEverest7 You’re something louder than that. A fireship maybe?! @annakbrinkman This is also bleak. Who is organising the mutiny? @GeorgianLords Surely HMS Leviathan? @annakbrinkman Damn it! Already caught by my own hubris! Still, could be worse, it's not the the raft of the Medusa yet.As a struggling ECR I think that makes me a frigate?OK I've inadvertently just established a new #TrafalgarDay rating system for academics. Your academic twitter firep… https://t.co/enGCwyMYZi @lottelydia I'd take this as a sign of your power. It being #TrafalgarDay this guy is worried that as a "third rate… https://t.co/wkJHeZTgAH
10/21
2020
Working from home update: “ahhh, deadlines!” https://t.co/MXDQutHIA7Save the Institute of Commonwealth Studies! Sign the petition! @ICwS_SAS https://t.co/LB1uTZcMiI
10/19
2020
The news is out on Twitter that @SASNews @UoLondon plans to close both the Institutes of Commonwealth and Latin Ame… https://t.co/HzOFAwEM8i
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10/18
2020
@trickcyclistraf Woohoo! Victory! @trickcyclistraf Ok that was an attempt at a joke. I know that isn’t Brighton pier, and Hastings doesn’t really hav… https://t.co/3Ye9d31B98 @trickcyclistraf Scunthorpe
10/17
2020
@vastarchive @jhowesuk @SushmaJansari @RAS_Soc OH NO! I'm sorry you couldn't get in!! The good news is that the lec… https://t.co/YNKWMySspKLooking forward to giving this evening's lecture to the @SOAS Islamic Art Circle. DM me for a link. https://t.co/XoCRV1nEZZVisitor feedback on the Clive Collection is... blunt. https://t.co/lI4QB1arSR
10/14
2020
Next Wed 21 Oct at 1pm BST @TORCHOxford are hosting a Book at Lunchtime event about Commemorative Modernisms, with… https://t.co/9nUMTcDRMB
Retweeted by Kieran HazzardNow that the Oxford term has begun I have been left at home with the cat. Needless to say, she is unimpressed with… https://t.co/Nxaa3GAqQr
10/13
2020
Took a peaceful walk around @CWGC Brookwood. Looking very serene and autumnal. https://t.co/1CFizZRRl9 @amyplusthree I'm putting that in all my work form now on. Alongside, "I read it somewhere, trust me."
10/9
2020
@WilliamABooth @jakethepie @SocialHistoryOx YES! Because contemplating a nuclear apocalypse isn't harrowing enough! @WilliamABooth @jakethepie @SocialHistoryOx The bunker was less than a mile from home. I always forget how weird that is to everyone else!Also the typical hours and starting salary as an academic is... optimistic.This #retrainforrishi thing is fool proof. On the one hand I might consider being a lecturer, or if that fails mayb… https://t.co/EIuHkxYbsY @jakethepie @SocialHistoryOx Greensted, near Ongar. Greenstead Green is over near Braintree. This village naming is… https://t.co/8orTatMr5y @SocialHistoryOx That is indeed a very nice little church! But, I raise you this ludicrously cute Anglo-Saxon/Norma… https://t.co/VPuxept9YSI want to tell you about a criminal case I’ve been contacted about. It’s not pleasant, but in light of… https://t.co/4KPEXwAgoj
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10/7
2020
@jonewilson That's great. Thanks! I had that book out a few months back for something else, but missed the discussion on conversion. @jonewilson Oh to confuse things further the same account book also gives the occasional figures in Vizery Rupees.… https://t.co/kNVIv2Dspl @jonewilson Can you shed any additional light on this? @jonewilson Thanks Jon. I've been struggling with the different currencies. The figures I want to convert are in a… https://t.co/Nmd6vYMwgiIndia/EIC #twitterstorians: Does anyone have a reliable source for conversion from rupees to stirling for the late C18th?
10/1
2020
@lowrij2 @bodleianlibs Sent all the way from Vienna by @VictorianCeleb back when you couldn’t get masks in the UK!I’m in an actual library! The @bodleianlibs no less! https://t.co/vXCDN1qgZQ
9/30
2020
We’re excited to announce we've now reopened the castle! Step inside and discover more about how this medieval fort… https://t.co/VrkX5aL14e
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9/29
2020
@redhistorian @timesredbox How about Lord John Russell’s first ministry? Irish Famine, Cholera pandemic, Chartists,… https://t.co/jmX2bsZo3U
9/28
2020
TRIAL OF ROBERT CLIVE With @DalrympleWill, Edward Chancellor, @RobertDougans, @jonewilson + @Jibunnessa Watch on… https://t.co/TK6BuOvCcD
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9/27
2020
@Jibunnessa You asked... https://t.co/CPS2aHGJx5 @BnE_C Great for a trip to the riviera for some late season sun though!
9/26
2020
@KobzaRuns @rebeccabullard That’s really interesting. Thank you!1820s is the best menswear fashion decade. Prove me wrong... https://t.co/Z1AaCTTU7j @KobzaRuns @rebeccabullard I'm guess you've read the same newspaper/magazine reports I have. Do you know if that pr… https://t.co/RaytLJZNFc
9/25
2020
@jonewilson @davies_will I’m gonna guess 1989: fall of the wall, invention of the www. @KobzaRuns @rebeccabullard OK, I’ve been reading about this EXACT masquerade this week! A certain Lord Clive was in attendance. @CraigClunas @Sinobevan Oops, just saw C19th. Rules him out then. @CraigClunas @Sinobevan Could it be Jean Cocteau? Not most famous as a painter, but he did paint, and was certainly… https://t.co/EC7Z03Bj6YHigh court drama! Robert Clive found guilty. https://t.co/aP58ixUQYj25% off you say!! https://t.co/L5ZDIQllRr“We now go live to the Tunbridge Wells border crossing...” #PapersPlease #Kexit https://t.co/AsAVlUdqcq
9/24
2020
The places we care for reflect a range of global histories and we’re responsible for telling their stories. To help… https://t.co/hvWXMvfsPx
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9/22
2020
@RaggedVictorianI’ve met the first two lads. They haven’t aged a day! 😂 https://t.co/qHouLBz0iyThe National Trust homes where colonial links are 'umbilical' - brilliant piece with ⁦@corinne_fowler⁩ /⁦… https://t.co/j4k62bHydF
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9/20
2020
Mr N.O. Clive Fanboy, 1774. https://t.co/OyWCup2y2bFree advice from a tenured person on the academic job mkt: I got here thru random luck of timing. You are not only… https://t.co/gwdgss3uw4
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9/18
2020
@removeclive It’s probably obvious, but what I should have said was, I changed the original poem about enclosure. T… https://t.co/phu2CWZPTf @removeclive It’s about enclosure and supposedly C17th, but nobody really knows. https://t.co/pDhnkQIN0L"The law locks up the man or woman, Who steals from the Nabob on the common, But leaves the greater villain free, W… https://t.co/V0TPoxAvGb'Trysorau Cymru' is a really great series by @S4C! The episode on Penrhyn was refreshingly bold. And last night's P… https://t.co/vuI1gJd2Pi
9/16
2020
Powis Castle has survived sieges, wars and division to become one of Wales' most prominent castles. Tonight @Tudurhttps://t.co/x7BhOvtO2N
Retweeted by Kieran Hazzard @amyplusthree That looks A LOT quieter than Oxford right now!
9/15
2020
Fancy some more reading about how the UK Government has cut universities loose, so that they have to cope with… https://t.co/WAN9Zwra3F
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9/14
2020
@trickcyclistraf I bet he did! I’ll probably watch it anyway. @trickcyclistraf Ok, I’m a closet AR fanboi, but the most important question is, how much of the show is taken up b… https://t.co/iPRAJWsT3b
9/13
2020
Putting Robert Clive on trial! Great idea! But, please can it be shorter than the Warren Hasting trial? https://t.co/Uncys2V1x7
9/12
2020
@TaubHistory I feel it may not be easily understand this side of the Atlantic! But thanks for the offer! @TaubHistory This is the best mask I’ve seen!
9/11
2020
@Kastrel @CalumAMitchell I was about to say exactly this. Really interesting to listen to the odd track, but I don’… https://t.co/okt8lcwNTv
9/4
2020
This fountain never worked, the entire time I was @OxHumanities and @TORCHOxford! https://t.co/OgcrTT5FF6
9/3
2020
Not Made By Slaves is out TODAY! Get your copy and then join us for the zoom book launch next Thursday! https://t.co/0bkN9IqwYj
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9/1
2020
"Do you see no contradiction in having those stolen things and not giving them back and making a statement in terms… https://t.co/kFADNikjrA
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8/27
2020
@Rabyah_Khan Probably the most divisive thing I've ever said.🏀Cancelled basketball is still better than football🏀 https://t.co/NcWGHN1Rj1 @1812andallthat I don't think so I'm afraid.Taking a break from Robert Clive to talk about James Silk Buckingham, an eccentric one man East India Company hate… https://t.co/pxFKjYIvpsDo join us this Friday to hear @RadicalEIC on James Silk Buckingham's battles with the East India Company,… https://t.co/i8r0fnuh8O
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8/26
2020
We stand squarely behind our decision to tell the histories of slavery and colonialism at our places, and are happy… https://t.co/lvkFIDMj7s
Retweeted by Kieran HazzardCan't wait to chair this exciting event with brilliant-looking contributions by @RadicalEIC @ElisaBizzotto & Hyei J… https://t.co/HrhzRId5nY
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8/25
2020
Up next in our webinar series: AUTHORIAL BORDER-CROSSINGS & FREEDOM OF SPEECH on Friday 28 AUGUST, 2.00 PM (UK). Wi… https://t.co/D55rHwwJu4
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8/24
2020
I was today years old when I learned there was a HMS Nabob. https://t.co/ftIgKhHiZe
8/22
2020
@RebeccaRideal Have you come across @diseasesmodlife?
8/19
2020
18th century, revolution, basketball!I’m sold! https://t.co/dsv0lpM3hm
8/17
2020
Almost a third of National Trust houses have links to slavery, or colonialism. That last bit seems to be being side… https://t.co/QL4N3qsySB
8/16
2020
@AliMicMac @tjlwhitfield @KHarveyHistory @Amanda_Vickery Thanks Alexandra, will dive in to the nautical literature. @chloewigsmith That's great, thank you!! @BenLTJackson @KobzaRuns Thanks! I've been trawling the Finn back catalogue, but hadn't thought to reread EIC at Ho… https://t.co/20bKVWQvnlCan anyone point me towards work on fashion, identity, empire and masculinity in the C18th? All suggestions welcome… https://t.co/VU5GvTSkwn @Dr_MaiMusie @LloydLlewJ Totally agreed, great show! Sad they cancelled it and rushed the last series to a close. T… https://t.co/Cqhn6LuEuq
8/15
2020
First day back in @bodleianlibs. Felt both strange and cathartic to simply collect a book. 📚 https://t.co/IMSW9VNide
8/14
2020
@Rabyah_Khan New party motto?"The displayers and viewers alike did not put into context how the treasures reached the castle. Given the current… https://t.co/8aNejyOTfx @MikeEverest7 @CBeebiesHQ Actual childhood trauma right there!"The 'good sense of the prime minister' has proven a fragile defence against leaders willing to appoint their sibli… https://t.co/qUMeH94lvT
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8/13
2020
@lotstradamus Part of the joy of the NBA going into the bubble is that all games are now played in Florida time. Lo… https://t.co/3iTI5QZ2HW
8/12
2020
@annakbrinkman Woop woop! 🙌🏻 @mnsomji Thanks Meera! I really wanted to include these as they point to 2 things often glossed over in the press:… https://t.co/EUlX9b78yAFinally had a chance to listen to @RadicalEIC share some stories of the East India Company via some fascinating ite… https://t.co/7QMhPknxAR
Retweeted by Kieran Hazzard @EmmaButcher_ @18CenturyScobie No problem. I can DM a scan of if you'd like? @EmmaButcher_ @18CenturyScobie It's from a letter from Charlotte to her grandmother in the Clive Papers in the Nati… https://t.co/ISIgM037vz
8/10
2020

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