Wednesday 22 November & Tuesday 16 January, 11am-12noon
Free, advance booking required
Join us for a guided walk through the exhibition and learn about the stories behind the items on display.
Image: ‘The Letter’, from Mrs [Elizabeth] Turner, The cowslip, or, More cautionary stories in verse; with thirty engravings by Samuel Williams (1885). Briggs Collection, PZ6.7.T8
Thursday 12 October-Sunday 03 MarchWeston Gallery
FREE EXHIBITION. This exhibition explores correspondence from the medieval period to the present and celebrates the letter’s enduring importance.
Tuesday 16 JanuaryDjanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts
Dr Charlotte May will demonstrate how letters have long provided a space for artistic expression.
Thursday 29 FebruaryDjanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts
Amy Wilcockson will draw on letters by Edward Lear, Jane Austen, and Thomas Campbell to discuss how – and why – they use comedy.
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