Social Change in York 1900-2011

Saturday 5 November 2011, 1.00PM to 4.00pm

Speaker(s): Various

This seminar forms part of the ESRC Festival of Science (http://www.esrc.ac.uk/news-and-events/events/festival/)

This seminar will introduce the general public to academic studies of how York has changed since 1900. Drawing on Rowntree’s social investigations, studies by social scientists at the University of York, and archaeologists who have excavated 20th century slums, this will be a fascinating afternoon exploring social change in a key English city.

This event is free of charge and will include a lunch. If you are interested to attend please register here: https://store.york.ac.uk/browse/product.asp?catid=248&modid=1&compid=1

 

Location: Huntingdon Room, King’s Manor, University of York

Admission: All welcome. This event is free of charge and will include a lunch