Sir John Hill (1714-1775) and London Life in the 1750s

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Date / time
31 October, All day

Location
Kings College


Sir John Hill (1714-1775) and London Life in the 1750s

The Centre for Life-Writing Research, in collaboration with the Centre for Enlightenment Studies at King’s, is holding a day of talks by expert scholars to explore the colourful life of Sir John Hill and the complex world he moved in. Included in the programme will be Professor George Rousseau whose biography The Notorious Sir John Hill: The Man Destroyed by Ambition in the Age of Celebrity, offers an erudite, readable, compelling and original study of this fascinating man and his era.

Read more: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/artshums/ahri/eventrecords/2014-2015/CLWR/hillconf.aspx

To register for the talks go to: http://sirjohnhillconference.eventbrite.co.uk
Enquiries to: life-writing@kcl.ac.uk