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Vice-Chancellor's Distinguished Lecture Series - Dr Tristram Hunt

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As part of the Vice-Chancellor’s Distinguished Lecture series, the University is delighted to welcome Dr Tristram Hunt, Director of the Victoria and Albert Museum and Former Shadow Secretary of State for Education

'The Civic and the Global: The V&A and the cultural mission of museums'

Dr Tristram Hunt is the Director of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London – the world's leading museum of art, design and performance. Prior to joining the V&A, Dr Hunt was MP for Stoke‐on‐Trent Central and Shadow Secretary of State for Education. His doctorate is in Victorian history from Cambridge University and he has written several books, including 'Ten Cities That Made an Empire' (2014).

This lecture forms part of ‘The Vice-Chancellor’s Distinguished Lecture Series,’ which aims to reflect on the major social, scientific, cultural and policy issues of our time.

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