Lunchtime Talks

A series of Lunchtime talks in July.

Tuesday to Friday at 1pm. 20 minute talks introducing various topics:

  • Tues 17 July: Magic and Modernity by Alex Blandford and Rhonda Nicholl
  • Weds 18 July: Why Do Humans Share Food by Martin Jones
  • Thurs 19 July: Chocolate: death, sex and religion in a cup by Joanna Crosby
  • Fri 20 July Kava: Chew, spit, drink by Rachel Hand

Saturday 21st July: Powerful Potions.

  • Meet a Tudor alchemist
  • Write a curse tablet,
  • Touch Tables of real objects,
  • Meet the expert’s talk at 1pm (Frozen food: feasting in the Arctic by Imogen Gunn),
  • Reading area for those who want to bring their Harry Potter books.

For further information email or call Sarah-Jane Harknett on (01223) 764 769 or the Museum Front Desk on (01223) 333516.

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