Past Event

Encounters with Queen Victoria

A Road Scholar program by Walter Arnstein

In this illustrated talk, Professor Arnstein explains how, in his experience, a platitude (Queen Victoria) was transformed into a multi-dimensional human being, and how detailed research on specific facets of the monarch’s careerùsuch as religion, the army, and Irelandùin printed and manuscript sources led to the writing of a concise but comprehensive biography.

For more information contact Kathleen Browne, 312.362.6303.