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Talks and Literature

Talks, lectures and literary events in SE1's museums, galleries and bookshops.

Talks and Literature by venue

Talks and Literature by date

Thursday 21 February 2019
Missing Histories of Southwark Cathedral at Southwark Cathedral
Storytelling and song by George Hoyle
Friday 22 February 2019
Dickens and the Workhouse at St Andrew's Short Street
Talk by Dr Ruth Richardson
Thursday 7 March 2019
Cross-Class Encounters Virginia Woolf at Morley at Morley College
Penny Lecture by Clara Jones
Tuesday 12 March 2019
Death on the Brighton Road at New Cut Housing Co-Operative Hall
Talk by Jon Newman
Tuesday 19 March 2019
Diagnosis: Unexplained at The Miller
Thomas Morris examines some of the strangest tales ever reported in medical literature
Friday 29 March 2019
Fashion on Ration 1941-1949 at St Andrew's Short Street
Talk by David Evans
Tuesday 9 April 2019
Symposium on Local History & Archaeology at New Cut Housing Co-Operative Hall
Short talks
Friday 26 April 2019
An Intriguing Victorian Family at St Andrew's Short Street
Talk by Dr Mark Carroll
Friday 10 May 2019
How Craft Got Hip ... And Can It Stay That Way? at Morley College
Penny Lecture by Grant Gibson
Tuesday 14 May 2019
The Thames Tideway Tunnel at New Cut Housing Co-Operative Hall
Talk by Stella Bickelman
Friday 31 May 2019
1951 Festival of Britain at St Andrew's Short Street
Talk by Carolyn Clark
Friday 28 June 2019
Burials: Insanity or Suicide at St Andrew's Short Street
Talk by Kathy Chater
Friday 26 July 2019
Heroes of Everyday Life at St Andrew's Short Street
Talk by Dr John Price
Friday 30 August 2019
Searching Google at St Andrew's Short Street
Talk by John Hansen
Friday 27 September 2019
Explorers and Traders at St Andrew's Short Street
Talk by Georgina Green
Friday 29 November 2019
Homefires The Home Front in the First World War at St Andrew's Short Street
Talk by Mike Brown
February at a glance
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