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Tristram Hunt – The Life of Wedgwood

Dr Tristram Hunt

55 mins watch time

Posted September 2021

Culture, History

Industrialist and scientist, revolutionary entrepreneur and social pioneer, dissenter and abolitionist: Josiah Wedgwood was a beacon of the industrial revolution whose impact was felt across the globe. He revolutionised production, design, merchandising, sales and marketing – helping to turn Britain into a nation of mass consumers. Director of the V&A Tristram Hunt explores the life of this ground-breaking figure.