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RHS Presidential Address to be held on Friday 6 December 2019

11 November 2019

Full details of the 2019 RHS Presidential Address are now available.

Professor Margot Finn (UCL)
‘Material Turns in British History: III: Collecting: Colonial Bombay, Basra, Baghdad and the Enlightenment Museum’
Friday 6 December 2019 at 6.00 pm
Venue: JZ Young Lecture Theatre, Anatomy Building, UCL. (Please note that this is not in the usual venue, the Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre)


Full details of the lecture including an abstract and accessibility information for the venue are here.

The lecture will be held in the JZ Young Lecture Theatre in the Anatomy Building, Gower Street, at UCL . The lecture will be followed by a Reception in the UCL North Cloisters, showcasing the Society’s new open access book series, New Historical Perspectives.

The lecture will be preceded by the Royal Historical Society’s AGM. This begins at 5:45pm.  Attendees for both the AGM and Lecture are welcome to enter the JZ Young Lecture Theatre from 5:30pm onwards (including during the business of the AGM).