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      April 11, 2019

      Thursday   4:30 PM

      Oxford Road
      Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL

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      Peterloo - 1819

      To mark 200 years since the Peterloo Massacre, join us as we launch the special anniversary edition of the Bulletin of the John Rylands Library: Peterloo – 1819.

      The evening will be hosted by Hannah Barker, Professor of British History and Director of the John Rylands Research Institute, and will take the form of a talk by the curator of the University of Manchester Library’s Peterloo archives, followed by a conversation with two of the journal contributors:

      Katrina Navickas (University of Hertfordshire) The Multiple Geographies of Peterloo and Its Impact on Britain

      Robert Poole (University of Central Lancashire) The Manchester Observer and Peterloo: Biography of a Radical Newspaper

      Booking is free, but please register your attendance in advance:

      The John Rylands Library Deansgate
      150 Deansgate
      Gtr Manchester

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