Winter Lectures 2018-19
All Winter Lectures start at 2.30pm and are held at Martin’s Heath Hall, Christchurch Lane, Lichfield, WS13 8AY. Admission £3-50. Refreshments available.
Sunday 18 November 2018
Dr Nick Seager: ‘Defoe in Scotland: Propaganda, Espionage, and Union’
Sunday 20 January 2019
Dr Peter Collinge: ‘Aristocratic Women and the Buxton spa experience, 1780-1790’
Sunday 17 February 2019
Dr Malcom Dick: ‘Joseph Priestley’
At the Methodist Church, Lichfield, at 7.30pm:
March 2 2019 Annual Lecture
A great honour to present one of the greatest Johnson scholars in the world:
Professor Robert DeMaria Jr., Henry MacCracken Professor of English, Vassar College & General Editor of the Yale Edition of the Works of Samuel Johnson:
‘Was Johnson innumerate?’
Admission free – donations welcomed.
At the Guildhall, Lichfield, at 7.30pm:
March 20 AGM
Dr Annette Rubery: ‘Lichfield: Past and Present”
2019 Outings: We will publish details of our 2019 outings in the next 6 months.