International Women's Day Lecture 2016
The Speaker’s Advisory Committee on Works of Art 2016 International Women’s Day Lecture:
A most independent member: Eleanor Rathbone MP (1872-1946)
by historian Dr Susan Cohen, author of Rescue the Perishing. Eleanor Rathbone and the Refugees (2010) and co-founder of the Remembering Eleanor Rathbone Group
Tickets must be booked in advance to gain access. Access to Parliament is via a security check, please bring a photo ID (Driving licence/passport). For further information http://www.parliament.uk/visiting/access/
There are limited places at this event and places are available on a first come first served basis. If a waiting list is formed then this will be distributed on a first come, first served basis, places are non-transferable.
Picture credit: Eleanor Rathbone by Julian Barrow, after Sir James Gunn 1998, courtesy of the National Portrait Gallery, oil on canvas WOA4391