Monthly Talk

THE DAVID SHIPWAY LECTURE – A FREE PUBLIC EVENT

Saturday 8th June at 2 pm Dr Jan Graffius, Curator at Stonyhurst College will talk on “Lady Macbeth is Uncle Donald” – How the Jesuits censored Shakespeare. Drama was central to Jesuit education. Dr Graffius takes a lighthearted look at how they reconciled their comprehensively masculine students with the complex demands of Shakespeare’s plays. After the lecture there will be […]
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Encounters with Composers

Encounters with Composers: A Musical talk by Raymond Watton PLEASE NOTE: In order to take advantage of the better acoustics, this talk will not be at the Museum, but in the Hilda Conference Room at Blackburn Cathedral.  
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Monthly Meeting, Tuesday 13th June at 2pm: Curators Anthea Purkis and Caroline Wilkinson will talk about noteworthy happenings and experiences in “Another Year in the Collections”
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