Thursday, 23 March 2017,
18:00 to 20:00
The lecture starts at 18:00 with registration from 17:30
The Peers versus the Prairies: Free Trade and the Great Estates in Victorian Suffolk
Dr Bujak is a graduate of the University of East Anglia (BA, MA, PhD). In 2006, Edward received the Outstanding Teacher Award of the University of Evansville. He is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society, the Royal Society of Arts and the Higher Education Academy. He is the author of England’s Rural Realms. Landownership and the Agricultural Revolution (I. B. Tauris, 2007) and Reckless Fellows: The Gentlemen of the Royal Flying Corps (I. B. Tauris, 2015) which explores the British Empire fighter and reconnaissance pilot training program at RAF Harlaxton in the First World War. His next book, Defending the Realm: English Landed Society in the Great War, is due to be published by Bloomsbury in 2017.