Green Unpleasant Land
Professor Corinne Fowler

Yew Tree Farm, Sweffling

30/10/2021 11:15 - 12:00

Professor Corinne Fowler reveals slavery's deep connection to our countryside and estates and considers how a just and creative engagement with history can be made.

Professor Corinne Fowler is a research expert at the University of Leicester, and is Director of Colonial Countryside: National Trust Houses Reinterpreted. Professor Fowler is an expert in the legacies of colonialism and postcolonialism to literature, heritage, and representations of British history. She co-founded and led the Centre for New Writing for 6 years, where she bought together writers and researchers to commission over 100 creative works.