An Indian Extravaganza with Dr. Rosie Llewellyn-Jones and Madeline Edmead

9.45 am - 2.45 pm
£28, lunch and refreshments included

An Indian Extravaganza with Dr. Rosie Llewellyn-Jones and Madeline Edmead

9.45 am - 2.45 pm
£28, lunch and refreshments included

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Booking information

Send a cheque, clearly marked Indian on the reverse, made payable to “P.A.E.S.” along with your name, address and telephone number to:

Jennie and Robin Youle
6 Malpas Drive
Pinner, HA5 1DF

Phone: 020 8866 0809

Please enclose an S.A.E. for receipt and confirmation of booking. A place cannot be reserved for you until your cheque has been received and confirmed.

No refunds within two weeks of the Study Day.

Resources

 

Booking a place on the Study Day

Send your name, address, telephone number and cheque (£28 per person) payable to Pinner Adult Education Society, clearly marked Indian on the REVERSE of the cheque to:

Jennie and Robin Youle, 6 Malpas Drive, Pinner, HA5 1DF

Phone Jennie and Robin (020 8866 0809) for more details

Please enclose a stamped addressed envelope for receipt and confirmation of your booking. A place cannot be reserved for you until your cheque has been received and confirmed.

No refunds within two weeks of the Study Day.

DR ROSIE LLEWELLYN-JONES MBE

An authority on colonial India from the 18th to the 20th century, Rosie Llewellyn Jones studied Indian languages at SOAS and gained her PhD there, and has since dedicated her working life to writing and lecturing on India in the 18th and 19th centuries. She was appointed MBE for her services to the British Association for Cemeteries in South Asia and British Indian Studies in the 2015 New Year’s Honours Lists.

Programme Summary

10-11am Dr Rosie Llewellyn-Jones. The role of British Engineers in building the Indian Railways.

Engineers working in Colonial India have never received proper attention. Their role in building the infrastructure of the British Raj and fantasy palaces for Indian princes is examined here. Different solutions for a different climate heralded a Heath Robinson approach long before the man was born.

11.45am-12.30pm Madeline Edmead. Art and Architecture in the British Raj part 1

1.30-2.15pm. Madeline Edmead. Art and Architecture in the British Raj part 2

Images
Lion Martiniere, Lucknow
Zoffany painting at St John’s Kolkata

Booking information

Send a cheque, clearly marked Indian on the reverse, made payable to “P.A.E.S.” along with your name, address and telephone number to:

Jennie and Robin Youle
6 Malpas Drive
Pinner, HA5 1DF

Phone: 020 8866 0809

Please enclose an S.A.E. for receipt and confirmation of booking. A place cannot be reserved for you until your cheque has been received and confirmed.

No refunds within two weeks of the Study Day.

Resources

 

Booking a place on the Study Day

Send your name, address, telephone number and cheque (£28 per person) payable to Pinner Adult Education Society, clearly marked Indian on the REVERSE of the cheque to:

Jennie and Robin Youle, 6 Malpas Drive, Pinner, HA5 1DF

Phone Jennie and Robin (020 8866 0809) for more details

Please enclose a stamped addressed envelope for receipt and confirmation of your booking. A place cannot be reserved for you until your cheque has been received and confirmed.

No refunds within two weeks of the Study Day.