Empire and Its Aftermath in Four (Post)Colonial Settings

@inproceedings{Anderson2017EmpireAI,
  title={Empire and Its Aftermath in Four (Post)Colonial Settings},
  author={Clare Anderson and Eureka Henrich and S. MendozaM.S. Longair and Katherine Roscoe},
  year={2017}
}
This chapter explores the history of prison tourism and its various contemporary manifestations in four colonial and postcolonial settings associated with the British Empire: Fremantle (Walyalup) and Rottnest Island (Wadjemup) in Western Australia; the Andaman Islands of India; and Changuu [Prison] Island in Zanzibar. It will analyse how and why each of these sites emerged historically as tourist attractions, and how and why they remain appealing to visitors today. Part of the explanation lies… CONTINUE READING