Lunchtime Lecture with Eleanor OKeeffe

Lest we forget

Lest we forget

When

  • 13 May 2019
12:00

Ticketing information

Price: £10, including a light lunch

Separate ticket (advanced booking required)

Dr Eleanor O’Keeffe, Post-Doctoral Research Associate, discusses the changing practices of remembrance and how Lest We Forget, an AHRC funded project based at Historic Royal Palaces, is studying them.

Taking place in the Garden Room, Hampton Court Palace.

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