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13:15 - 13:55 11 June 2013

Lunch Hour Lectures on tour at the Museum of London: Britain and the legacies of slavery

Location

The Wilberforce Theatre | Museum of London Docklands (link Map)
West India Quay | Canary Wharf | London | E14 4AL | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: FREE
Ticketing: Open

Speaker information

Prof Catherine Hall, UCL History

Once abolition was secured, Britons were keen to overlook slavery and emphasise the memory of emancipation. But Britain and Britons benefitted in multiple ways from slavery. By focusing on the role of the many slave-owners who lived here, should British history be reconsidered to take slavery into full account?


Contact

Catherine Dean
020 3108 3839 | c.dean@ucl.ac.uk


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click here to watch this lecture live on the day at 1.15pm


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