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20 Lucy Beckett talk

17th July, 2019, 2:00 pm

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North Africa from Dido to the Arab Spring

Lucy Beckett speaker

The novelist and historian Lucy Beckett talks about North Africa as part of the Greek, Carthaginian and Roman worlds, taking in the story of Dido, Virgil, Rome’s African emperors and St Augustine, and then the Arab invasions, Barbary pirates, and the story of French, Italian and British rule, decolonisation and the aftermath.

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17th July, 2019
2:00 pm


Helmsley Arts Centre
Meeting House Court, 1, Helmsley
York, YO62 5DW
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