WEA Ambassador, Dr Lawrence Goldman, is giving a fund fundraising lecture in Oxford on 15th May.
Lawrence has had a long association with the WEA in Oxford and his lectures are always very popular. He is also well known for his appearances on BBC programmes such as ‘In Our Time’ and ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’ and his recent biography of R.H.Tawney has been very well received.
Adler Memorial Lecture
The Strange Death of Liberal England?
Elements of the Edwardian Crisis before the First World War
This lecture is part of the WEA’s WW1 commemoration.
Venue: Oxford University Department for Continuing Education
Oxford, OX1 2JA (near the Ashmolean so why not make it a special day out!)
Date: Thursday 15th May 2014
Time: Refreshments 10.30
Cost: Tickets cost just £10 and include refreshments but to minimise administration we are issuing tickets through Eventbrite so there is a £1.25 booking fee. To book and pay for your ticket please visit the WEA website
All profits will go towards supporting the work of the WEA Oxford Community Branch. If you would like further information please don’t hesitate to contact me.
Lawrence Goldman, MA PhD, Camb, MA Oxf, FRHistS, University Lecturer (CUF) in Modern History specialises in British and American History since 1750. Since October 2004 he has been the Editor of the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (ODNB), published by Oxford University Press. He is leaving Oxford in September to take up the post of Director of Historical Research at the University of London.