Graves, Shrouds and Epitaphs: Church Monuments Society afternoon of free lectures

Date / time
11 September, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Graves, Shrouds and Epitaphs: Church Monuments Society afternoon of free lectures

 

The Church Monuments Society has arranged an afternoon of free lectures at the St Alban’s Centre, Holborn, after their AGM.

The lectures planned are:

  • Dr Christina Faraday, ‘Vivit Post Funera Virtus: The Elizabethan and Jacobean Monuments in Gonville and Caius College Chapel, Cambridge’;
  • Dr Stuart Prior and Dr Helen Frisby, ‘Grounds for Grave Concern: the life and work of the gravedigger’;
  • Prof. Madeleine Gray, ‘The Art of the Macabre in Medieval Wales’.

The AGM is for members only but all are welcome at the lectures: no need to book, just turn up. More details at https://churchmonumentssociety.org/event/2021-agm.

 

IMAGE: English Graveyard Cemetery with Sunlight and Trees, photo by link bekka on Unsplash.