Summer Term Anniversary Lecture: The Making of Harewood and the Modern World

Wednesday 22 May 2019, 6.00PM to 7:00pm

Speaker(s): Dr Jonathan Finch

Jonathan Finch will talk on Making Harewood and the Modern World. He will explore how making Harewood House at the end of the eighteenth century removed the earlier medieval landscape and Gawthorpe Hall, and drew upon the family's involvement in the Atlantic slave trade, based on his excavations at Harewood and fieldwork in the Caribbean.   

Location: Philip Rahtz Lecture Theatre (Lecture) followed by Kings Manor Refectory (wine reception)

Admission: Free