Oct 6th, 2017 – Annual Memorial Lecture: Did William Cobbett forecast Brexit?Did William Cobbett forecast Brexit? This year’s William Cobbett Annual Memorial Lecture is being held at the Maltings at 8pm on Friday, October 6.
Patrick Wright, Professor of Literature and Visual & Material Culture at King’s College Ian London, acclaimed author, and presenter/ writer of the BBC Radio 4 series, “The English Fix”, will explore how Cobbett, the great English patriot, might have reacted to the rise of English nationalism and Brexit. Did the man who founded “Hansard” and fought for the working man against the elites of his time see it all coming?
Fri 6 October 2017 at Farnham Maltings
Tickets: £10.00 Students: £5.00
from Maltings Box Office t:01252 745444 Mon & Tue 9am-5.20pm Wed- Fri 9 am -7 pm