Beyond Canada
Beyond Canada
Ep. 6 Beyond Canada – Flies on the Wall: Police Surveillance and the French Foreign Ministry (1774-1791)

Sean Patrick Marrs talks to Claudia about his experiences of delving into French Espionage in the Archives. They touch on the significance of history, stories in the archives and some ethical tensions with looking at dated material.

  • Host: Claudia Hirtenfelder (the International Student Affairs Commissioner for the SGPS)
  • Guests: Sean Patrick Marrs (History, Queen’s University)
  • Bed Music: Mafikizolo Featuring Uhuru singing Khona
  • Featured Song: Edith Piaf – Sous le ciel de Paris
  • Image: The image in the poster is a microfilm discussing the Swedish spy discussed in the episode; the second image is Sean’s from Paris Royal