Gresham College Lecture: Cannabis Britannica: The rise and Demise of a Victorian

Museum of London, St Pauls Monday March 18 2013 13:00 - 14:00
In less than a century, cannabis went from being lauded as the cure for tetanus and cholera to derision and anxiety about 'the lunatic asylums of India filled with ganja smokers'; here professor James Mills looks at its heady rise and inevitable fall, touching on issues such as political agendas and moral anxieties.
Venue name: Museum of London
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