29 Jun 2017, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: West Side Lecture Theatre, School of Art, Park Avenue, Winchester, SO23 8DL
29 June 2017 – Thursday
Language, Devotion, Performance in the Medieval Church
Speaker: Carolin Esser-Miles (Winchester University)
The origins of drama in the British isles could be said to have developed out of the New Minster (the fore-runner of Hyde Abbey) in the tenth century when it was presided over by Aethelwold, a towering figure in the history of English monasticism. But where did it go from there?