2019 Talks

JOSEPH CHAMBERLAIN – PERSONAL, POLITICAL, AND COLONIAL

Date

Thursday, 27 June 2019

Time

18.00 - 21.00

Venue

Rose Villa Tavern, 172 Warstone Lane, B18 6JW. This venue is for over 18s only. We regret that, unfortunately, the talk is located on the first floor; with no lift access at the venue.

Price

£4.50

An evening of talks exploring the life and impact of Joseph Chamberlain on the city of Birmingham, the Jewellery Quarter, and beyond.

Peter Marsh, Honorary Professor at the University of Birmingham and author of Joseph Chamberlain, Entrepreneur in Politics will provide an overview of Joseph Chamberlain’s life, views, work, and legacy.

The event will also feature short talks by guest contributors that will each explore aspects of Joseph Chamberlain’s impact; from his family life at Highbury Hall, to the down-to-earth reality of the municipal reforms of the period at the Roundhouse; and finally, his impact on the international stage via the British Empire.

Presented by Roundhouse Birmingham & Jewellery Quarter Townscape Heritage