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Hannah Murray: “A Wall of Anti-Slavery Fire” – Frederick Douglass in Britain.

December 30, 2012 by

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Hannah Murray:  “A Wall of Anti-Slavery Fire” – Frederick Douglass in Britain.  15 January, 2013. Room G26, ground floor, Senate House, University of London, Russell Square, London WC1  6 to 7.30 pm, Everyone is welcome. You do not have to pre-book/register. Former African American slave Frederick Douglass visited Britain in the1840’s, popularising anti-slavery, creating a […]

OHS/IHR Seminar with Lynn Abrams: London, Thursday 13 December 2012, 6PM

December 11, 2012 by

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The next Oral History Society seminar is this coming Thursday 13 December, at 6pm, at the Institute of Historical Research in London. Professor Lynn Abrams (University of Glasgow) will be leading this seminar with her talk: ‘Liberating the Self: Epiphanies, conflict and coherence in the life stories of post-war British women’.