The Lessons of Dispossession: Lost Property in the Long Eighteenth Century
- Arts Lecture Room 1
- Arts and Law, Lectures Talks and Workshops
Speaker: Dr Kate Smith (Birmingham)
Kate will present from her current project Absent Objects: Lost Property in the Long Eighteenth Century. This examines material loss – particularly the impact of loss on relationships between people and their property – as an important and neglected aspect of everyday life and practice in eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century urban Britain.