Tent Talk | Professor Paul Readman with Dr Mark Freeman on Dressing Up The Past – the 1919 Eversley Pageant

FRIDAY 14 June | 1.45pm | The Big Top


Professor Paul Readman, KCL and Dr Mark Freeman, UCL introduce their on-site exhibition, which considers what the Edwardian fad for historical pageants can tell us about how the English saw themselves and their pasts. The talk and exhibition draw on a pioneering research project which has produced a database of 656 pageants organised across the United Kingdom between 1850 and the present day. 45mins plus Q&A