Tonight! William Brooks, ‘French, German and Anglo-Saxon Perceptions of Madame Palatine’

Brooks Event 19 Mar 2009You are warmly invited to the Birkbeck Early Modern Society’s next event:
Prof. William Brooks (University of Bath), ‘French, German and Anglo-Saxon Perceptions of Madame Palatine, Sister-in-Law of Louis XIV; or, The Case of the Shat Upon Carrot’, 6.30 pm, 19 March, Room B36, Malet St.

Madame Palatine’s correspondence with her friends and relations described life at the Sun King’s palace of Versailles in candid detail, and this paper promises to be lively and stimulating. In keeping with our format, it will be followed by refreshments and discussion.

Membership can be obtained at the door; alternatively, non-members can attend this event at a cost of £3.