Meet the Researchers Open Lecture Series (for schools and public): "Making America: How Thirteen Un-united Colonies Became a (Somewhat) United States."
|Dates:||7 October 2015|
|Times:||17:30 - 18:30|
|What is it:||Lecture|
|Organiser:||School of Arts, Languages and Cultures|
|Who is it for:||University staff, Adults, Alumni, Current University students, General public, Post 16, Secondary schools|
|Speaker:||Dr Natalie Zacek|
A talk by Dr Natalie Zacek (Department of American Studies) - part of the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures open lecture series "Meet the Researchers".
This talk will examine how colonies which differed dramatically from one another in environment, economy, values, and lifestyle, and had little in common besides a shared British identity, came together to fight a war against their fellow Britons and struggled to create a new nation to replace it.
Free of charge, but please book a place via our website: http://man.ac.uk/9mTV30
Dr Natalie Zacek
Role: Senior Lecturer in American History
Organisation: Department of American Studies
Travel and Contact Information
Main Lecture Theatre
Samuel Alexander Building