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Annual Kemper Lecture Given on “Winston Churchill: The Statesmen as Artist” (Video)

Historian Sir David Cannadine gives the 2012 lecture in Fulton, Missouri.

Last month, Sir David gave the Kemper Lecture for 2012 as part of the Annual Churchill Weekend at Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri. The subject of this year’s talk was Winston Churchill: The Statesman as Artist

The Crosby Kemper Lectureship was established in 1979 by a grant from the Crosby Kemper Foundation of Kansas City, Missouri. It is intended to provide for lectures by authorities on British History or Sir Winston Churchill at the Winston Churchill Memorial and Library at Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri. The established Lectureship is held under the auspices of the British Institute of the United States and the Winston Churchill Memorial and Library.

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