The Origins of Sex: A History of the First Sexual Revolution

22 March 2012, 6.00 PM

M Shed, Princes Wharf, Wapping Road, Bristol, BS1 4RN

As part of the University's Past Matters festival this First Annual Penguin History Lecture is a joint venture with Penguin Press to bring the very best historians to a Bristol audience. The talk will be followed by a drinks reception.

Speaker, Dr Faramerz Dabhoiwala, is a Senior Fellow in History at Exeter College, University of Oxford. His exciting new book explains how and why the Enlightenment ushered in a modern culture of sex, whose principles of privacy, equality, and freedom of the individual remain distinctive to this day.

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