The venereal diseases feature strongly in Boswell's diary and consequently Georgian London has passed into literature and popular history as a byword for sexual licence. But is this at all justified as a general description of the capital and its population? Can we hope to know anything about the population prevalence of STIs in Britain before the twentieth century?
19th November 2013 at 5.30 pm - 6.45 pm in the John Snow Lecture Theatre B, LSHTM, Keppel Street Building, WC1E 7HT
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