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  • 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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