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5.30pm – Learning from the past?

Margaret MacMillan

Tuesday 21 May 5:30PM
AT Charleston
Tickets: £16

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To mark the two anniversaries of Keynes’ enormous contribution to world affairs, historian Margaret MacMillan delivers a specially commissioned talk: ‘Learning from the past? John Maynard Keynes at the Paris Peace Conference (1919) and the Bretton Woods Conference (1944)’.

Keynes’s influential The Economic Consequences of the Peace was written while staying at Charleston.

Margaret MacMillan is a Professor of History at the University of Toronto and former Warden of St Antony’s College, Oxford. Her books include The War that Ended Peace and History’s People. She delivered The Reith Lectures for the BBC in August 2018.


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