To build on the success of the Spring online lectures, the Church Monuments Society is running an Autumn series. They are listed for bookings on our Eventbrite page (https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/church-monuments-society-32669221889).
The talks will be held on Zoom. All are free but must be booked – go to the Eventbrite links for details.
Details of individual events are on our Events page at https://churchmonumentssociety.org/events Please note the first event takes place on a Sunday, thereafter the talks revert to Saturdays. All will take place at 5pm GMT.
Sunday 31st October: the All Hallows lecture. Dr Roger Bowdler on depictions of death and decay on early 17th century monuments https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/169159973033
Saturday 6th November: Dr Helen Frisby & Dr Stuart Prior: ‘Grounds for Grave Concern’ – a sequel to their hugely popular Gravedigging talk last Spring https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/170053589865
Saturday 13th November: Elizabeth Blood – ‘Death in the Churchyard’: Skeletons, skulls and bones on slate tombstones https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/166935068283
Saturday 20th November: Dr Julian Litten – ‘Beneath the ledgerstone: Vaults and their contents’ https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/170184042051
Saturday 27th November: Prof. Madeleine Gray – ‘A crate of bones and gristle’: Cadaver tombs and the art of the macabre in medieval Wales https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/170183965823