Fascinating tales from great manuscripts
This event is being live-streamed into several local libraries. Click the links for more information and to book.
Hear stories of men and women, kings and peasants: the beginnings of English literature poetry and art, and the origins of England.
Historian and filmmaker Michael Wood is the author of well over 100 documentaries including the recent Story of China, and The Story of England, set in Kibworth in the East Midlands, ‘the most innovative history series ever on TV’ (Independent). Michael has a special interest in Anglo-Saxon history, and in addition to his number one best selling books, In Search of the Dark Ages and Domesday, has written many academic articles on the period entering on King Athelstan and the creation of England. He recently received the British Academy President’s Medal for outreach in History.
Presented in memory of Naseeb Shaheen
Image: Michael Wood
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The British Library
96 Euston Road
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Full Price: £15.00
Senior 60+: £12.00
Registered Unemployed: £10.00
Under 18: £10.00
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