Suffrage Symposium May 2018
A programme of talks on the suffrage movement in Wales as viewed through the books and publications of the time. Featured speakers included Ceridewn Lloyd Morgan, formerly Archivist and Head of Manuscripts and Visual Images at the National Library of Wales, Neil Evans, historian and writer on the Welsh women's movement, Ryland Wallace, author of The Women's Suffrage Movement in Wales, 1866–1928, and Sue Niebrzydowski, Reader in Medieval English Literature at Bangor University. The afternoon concluded with a performance of the Pankhurst Anthem and March of the Women by the Bangor Chamber Choir.
Leafing Through the History of the Book (Hay Independence Celebrations 2018)
Members of the Stephen Colclough Centre for the History and Culture of the Book will be presenting an afternoon of presentations and workshops as part of the second annual Hay Independence Celebrations in Hay-on-Wye.