Challenging Legacies

Date: 21/05/2024
Time: 18:00
Until: 20:00
Venue: Institute of Arab & Islamic Studies, Stocker Road, Exeter, EX4 4ND

Challenging Legacies The Kingdom of Iraq and Gertrude Bell

Exhibition and Talk on the pioneering work of Gertrude Bell

This exhibition examines the pioneering explorations and political legacy of Gertrude Bell – traveller, archaeologist, photographer, writer, and political officer.

View the exhibition and hear Dr James Downs, archivist of the Middle East Collections at the University, talk about the life and work of Gertrude Bell.