If you have an interest in the Medieval period then here’s an interesting lecture taking place in Kent, UK.
The Wigmore Lectures – A Medieval Housewife’s Christmas – a seasonal talk by Toni Mount Wednesday, 21 December, 8pm Tickets: £4.75 (includes seasonal refreshments)
This specially adapted version of Toni Mount’s popular talk explores Christmas in a Medieval household. Based on her original research using primary sources, she looks at everyday life in the middle-ages and in this, the popular customs, food and pastimes associated with yuletide celebrations. The talk is presented in period costume.
Toni Mount is an experienced teacher, speaker and author; her subjects cover our history from Roman Britain to the 1950’s. She has a degree in history from the University of Kent and currently teaches history for the WEA in Tunbridge Wells and Petts Wood and runs her own weekly class in Rochester
Visit the website for more information: The Wigmore Lectures