UK & US Events

Full details of talks, lectures and festivals in the UK in Autumn 2022 and in the USA in 2023 coming soon.

  • 2022 Annual Martha Washington Lecture

    August 11th 2022 — 7.00 p.m - 8.00 p.m

    At this year’s event, hear about the groundbreaking new book The Papers of Martha Washington, a scholarly look at all of Martha Washington’s known correspondence that brings her personality to light and tells the story of the early U.S. from a female perspective.

    Flora Fraser, author of the award-winning book The Washingtons, will be joined by Washington scholars to discuss the life of Martha Washington, women’s history, and the importance of this new volume.

    Following the lecture, guests will enjoy a reception that includes wine and beer, a book signing with Flora Fraser, and the opportunity to view original letters from Martha Washington.

    In-Person Tickets and Virtual Tickets available online.

    3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway
    Mount Vernon, Virginia 22121
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  • BBC Sounds Princess Podcast

    4th July 2022

    Anita Anand in conversation with comedian Rachel Fairburn and historian and biographer Flora Fraser, on Caroline of Brunswick. The princess roped into a bigamous marriage with Prince George, a relationship that quickly dissolved into a very public feud. Scandal and affairs from all parties ensue, and Caroline is left hammering on the door of Westminster Abbey as her husband is crowned King.

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