John Henry Brookes the man who inspired a University by Bryan Brown - Talk
- Date: 22nd March 2018
- Location: The Old Museum, Museum of Oxford
- Time: 18:00 - 19:00
- Cost: £4 (plus Eventbrite Booking Fee)
Talk by local historian and author Bryan Brown based on his book of the same name. Bryan explores the life of John Henry Brookes, one of the 20th-century’s most influential educational leaders and a driving force behind education in Oxford.
Covering the early life of Brookes, the influential thinkers that shaped his views, his arts and crafts career and his struggles to create the Headington campus that has evolved into the university named in his honour.
Tickets £4 booking on Eventbrite. All money raised through our events goes towards the development of the new museum.
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The talk begins at 6pm and doors will open at 5.45pm.