seminar: Prof. Mark Philp (Warwick) - ‘Let’s Dance: Music and Movement in 1790s Britain’
Presentation, refreshments and discussion. All are welcome
Historians have often used dance, song and music to illustrate and embellish their accounts of historical events. This paper explores ways of seeing them as integral to the shaping of people's social experience and political reactions in the turbulent decades of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars.