In Pursuit of a Prince: Archival research into the life of Albert

Speaker
Andrew N. Wilson
Event date
Event time
13:00 - 13:45
Venue
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford
OX1 3BG
Venue details

Lecture Theatre

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Recommended

Distinguished historian, critic, commentator Andrew N Wilson has drawn upon manuscripts, rare books and archives for many of his distinguished biographies. In this talk he discusses how archives and documents provide an invaluable insight into the life and times of his subjects, particularly Prince Albert, the husband and consort of Queen Victoria, and the subject of his next book.