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Boudicca: The Face of a Celtic World

Thursday 11 June 2020

6:00 pm

This event took place as a Facebook Live stream on 11th June 2020. Watch a recording of the talk above. A talk from historian and honorary fellow of the Department of History at The University of Essex, David Grocott,…

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Welcome area at Firstsite. 'Big Hello' (2018) Peter Liversidge. Photo by Jayne Lloyd.

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