Dr Sascha Auerbach

Sascha Auerbach
+44 (0)77 177 082 93

Expertise summary

Imperialism migration and race crime and policing law and labour American universities; Riots and demonstrations; origins of "popular journalism"; Nationalism and national identity

Immigration; race and racism; sensational court cases; popular nationalism; Xenophobia crime and police responses to it Anti-Chinese sentiment

History of race, law, colonialism and labour in the 19th and early 20th c. British Empire.  Focus in Asia is on Malaysia, and on the migration of Indian and Chinese labourers between different colonies. Currently examining the comparative history of Indian and Chinese indentured labour in SE Asia, Mauritius, and the Caribbean.

Media credentials

WAG-TV, BBC Radio 4, Radio New Zealand


Media Relations - External Relations

The University of Nottingham
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University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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