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Georgian Delights: Talk - The Return of the Royal Mistress: George IV and his Female Favourites

Wednesday 29 January, 1-2pm
Djanogly Theatre

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1 hour

George IV inherited the throne at a time of economic stress and popular political unrest, accompanied by a constitutional crisis over the status of his wife, Queen Caroline. On the bicentenary of George IV’s accession, Professor Malcolm Chase of the University of Leeds considers the strength of popular political feeling in Britain during a year of European revolutions.

Relating to the Georgian Delights exhibition.

Please note that the Lunctime talk: 'Lies! Lies!' Reactions to the Accession of George IV (1820-21) has been changed to the above event due to reasons beyond our control. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.