Talk Thursday, 19 May 2022

Online Talk: The Women Who Saved the English Countryside

Join author and professor Matthew Kelly in this livestreamed talk for an exploration of his new history of English landscape preservation over the last 150 years, told through the lives of four remarkable women

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  • Thursday, 19 May 2022

  • Online

  • Tickets cost £5.00

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Online Talk: The Women Who Saved the English Countryside photo

In ‘The Women Who Saved the English Countryside’, Northumbria University professor Matthew Kelly traces the history of landscape preservation through the lives of four remarkable women: Beatrix Potter, Octavia Hill, Pauline Dower, and Sylvia Sayer. Join him for a discussion of the challenges they faced as they protected the English landscape at a crucial period.
This talk will be streamed on Zoom, and all ticketholders will receive a link to join on the morning of the event.