MERRIMAC — Merrimac Public Library presents “The Politics of Tea: The East India Firm and British Tea Tradition” beginning Wednesday at 7 p.m. This system might be held by way of Zoom.
Anglophile and former United Kingdom resident Claire Evans is again with a follow-up to her “Nice British Baking Tour” digital presentation to discover the background of probably the most profitable company enterprise the world has ever identified and the product it delivered to the West at any price.
For all its genteel connotations, the historical past of tea is steeped in espionage, insurrection and the rise of an empire, based on a launch from the library.
With a nod to the favored “Bridgerton” collection, learn the way tea infused British society from high to backside and what to anticipate at a day tea.
Register via the library’s occasions calendar on its web site: www.merrimaclibrary.org.