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MLFHS: Anglo-Scottish FHS Branch Meeting

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Manchester Central Library

St. Peter's Square

Manchester

M2 5PD

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Dr. Jerome de Groot

DNA, Double Helix History and the UK


In this talk Dr. deGroot will look at the ways that DNA sequencing is being used for family history. He will look at specific techniques, outlining how they work, and also think carefully about the consequences of DNA investigation to the way that we as a society think about the past. Dr. de Groot will also mention nationhood and the ways that different ethnicities are presented in DNA family history results.

Jerome de Groot teaches at the University of Manchester. He is the author of Consuming History (2016), Remaking History (2015) and The Historical Novel (2008). He is currently AHRC Leadership Fellow for the project ‘Double Helix History’.

This meeting will be held in PS1

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Manchester Central Library

St. Peter's Square

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United Kingdom

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