Broadside day

25 February 2017 9.00am 5.00pm

Venue:

Lecture Theatre, Weston Library (Map)

Speaker(s):

Steve Roud, English Folk Dance and Song Society

Contact:

Laura Smyth laura@efdss.org

Description

The annual gathering of people interested in street literature - a field which includes broadsides, chapbooks, prints, woodcuts, penny histories, last-dying speeches, catchpennies and all other cheap printed material which was sold in urban streets, country fairs and other events up to the early 20th century.

Booking

There is a fee for this event. The event is organised by the English Folk Dance and Song Society. Please register and pay through their webpage: www.efdss.org

This event is listed under: Conferences & symposia
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