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William Gaskell and Crimea

20 September, 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Elizabeth Gaskell’s House celebrates International Day of Peace with this timely talk on William Gaskell’s sermon about peace, following the Crimean War.

Manchester University’s Dr Ingrid Hanson will discuss Reverned Gaskell’s sermon and its echoes in Elizabeth Gaskell’s own fiction.

Lunch-time talks and readings are included in usual House entry

No booking required, but please make sure you arrive in good time to get a seat.


Elizabeth Gaskell’s House
84 Plymouth Grove
Manchester, M13 9LW United Kingdom
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0161 273 2215

As you’ll appreciate, arrangements can change, so please be sure to check details before you leave home.