Research Paper Title
Colonial Volunteerism and Recruitment in the British Empire during the Great War.
The 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the Great War seemed a timely occasion on which to call a meeting of leading international scholars to conduct a critical investigation into some lesser-known aspects of the relationship between the conflict and the British Empire.
That the conference, entitled British Empire and the Great War: Colonial Societies/Cultural Responses, took place in Singapore, and was organised by a Northern Irish academic resident there and a Cypriot domiciled in Australia, again, seemed most relevant.
Varnava, A. & Walsh, M. (2014) Colonial Volunteerism and Recruitment in the British Empire during the Great War. Itinerario. 38, pp.19-26. doi:10.1017/ S0165115314000503