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Knowledge is Power

Lunchtime Talk: ADULT EDUCATION AND THE UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM

Tuesday 08 November, 1pm
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

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£3 (free concessions)
1 hour

Nottingham pioneered the education of adults from the 1870s onwards. John Beckett, Emeritus Professor and historian of the University, looks at how adult education emerged as a separate field after WWI and flourished for 80 years, before going into decline in the 1990s.