“The Root of Law: King John, the Barons’ Revolt, and the Origins of Magna Carta”
by Andrew Rabin, Associate Professor, Department of English, UofL
On June 15th, 1215, King John and his barons met in a field near Runnymede to sign the Magna Carta, a charter often viewed as the foundation of our modern notions of law and liberty. On June 15th, 2015, please join us to celebrate the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta. The event will feature a dynamic, multimedia presentation by Professor Andrew Rabin, Associate Professor of English and Director of the Medieval Studies Program at the University of Louisville. Learn the dramatic true story of the document that shaped modern democracy! Teacher professional development session will be offered before presentation. Cash bar. Limited seating, so reservations recommended. Doors open at 6:00, presentation begins at 7:00.
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