IHR Parliaments, Politics and People seminar: Zoom Q&A with Michael Taylor

On 3 November 2020 the IHR Parliament, Politics and People seminar will be a hosting a virtual seminar via Zoom with Michael Taylor, the author of The Interest: How the British Establishment Resisted the Abolition of Slavery (2020). Michael will be answering questions on his paper ‘The West India Interest and Colonial Slavery in Parliament, 1823-33’. Michael will provide a brief summary of his paper before a question and answer session. You can access Michael’s paper and blog via the links below.


To receive Zoom details for the seminar you will need to sign up via the IHR event page (press ‘Book Now’)


You can read Michael Taylor’s paper in PDF format or Word format (right click ‘save file as’)


You can read Michael Taylor’s blog on the History of Parliament blog from 27 October 2020


The seminar will take place on Zoom at 17:15 on 3 November 2020. If you require any further information, or are unable to attend and would like to submit a question for Michael please contact seminar@histparl.ac.uk