The History and Politics of American Wine

Workers crush grapes with their feet and work wine presses at a California winery

A lecture and wine tasting by Professor Kathleen Burk (Emeritus Professor in History at UCL).

The history of wine-making in the United States, with wines to taste to accompany the talk.

This event is free but booking is required. Please sign up here.

Kathy is a leading historian of Anglo-American relations as well as a wine expert. In her wine guise she is the co-author with Michael Bywater of Is this bottle corked? The secret history of wine. Kathy is currently writing a global history of wine.