“Folklore in the Works of Thomas Hardy”

Date/Time
Date(s) - 26 June, 2014
2:30 pm

We are pleased to have Dr Rebecca Welshman of Exeter University, who is a member of the Hardy Society, coming to give a talk which will discuss Hardy’s interests in folklore and archaeology during the 1880s when he was a member of the Dorset Natural History and Antiquarian Field Club.

The talk will then explore folkloric associations in Hardy’s works, the significance of sites such as ‘The Cross-in-Hand’, and superstitions associated with archaeological sites.

Venue: St. George’s Church Hall (Parking is available in the church grounds)

Time: 2.30 pm

Cost: Members £2.50 Non-Members £3.00

Please email info@southdorsetnt.org.uk for further details.

 

Location
St George’s Church Hall
Fordington
Dorchester
DT1 1LB

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