Date / time
31 March, 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
‘John Wilkes: Hero or Adventurer?’
Dillington House is Somerset County Council’s flagship Adult Education Centre, offering a range of day courses and residential short courses as well as a programme of public lectures.
On Thursday 31 March, Dr Sheila Seymour will lead the first of two half day seminars on eighteenth-century radicalism entitled: ‘John Wilkes: Hero or Adventurer?’ https://dillington.com/learn/programme/john-wilkes-18th-century-murderer-journalist-politician-libertine/
followed on 26 May by ‘Thomas Paine: a Prophet in his Own Country’ https://dillington.com/learn/programme/thomas-paine-an-18th-century-english-radical-founding-father-and-author-of-the-rights-of-man/