Dr. Sven Trakulhun

Postdoctoral researcher

  • Fellowship(s): 2004-2005 (Irish Research Council for the Humanities and Social Sciences) 2005-2007 (Marie Curie European Individual Fellowship)
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Project: "Asian Revolutions in European Public Discourse 1644-1800"

The project will examine European reactions to political upheavals in Asia from 1644-1800, focusing on the Manchurian conquest of China (1644); the execution of the Greek minister Phaulcon in Siam (1680-1688); and the rise and fall of Nadir Shah in Persia (1736-1747).