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April 2019

Luddite Memorial Lecture: Peterloo Retold

Monday 29 April 2019 at 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
University of Huddersfield, Brontë Lecture Theatre (BLG/05), University of Huddersfield
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire HD1 3DH United Kingdom
Free

The 2019 Luddite Memorial Lecture will be given by Dr. Janette Martin, Modern History Archivist at the John Rylands Library in Manchester. Dr. Martin will be talking to us about the way Peterloo has been remembered and retold and will also be exploring the reaction of West Riding Radicals on the events in Manchester. She has curated the Peterloo exhibition at the John Rylands Library which runs from 21 March 2019 to 29 September 2019. She has also led a…

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