Ushaw Lecture Series
The Ushaw Lecture Series celebrates the cultural and research significance of the remarkable bibliographical, archival and material-cultural collections of the Durham Residential Research Library, and the wider history of which they are expressions. The lectures cover music, art, drama, poetry and literature, architecture, material-culture, politics, science and theology.
The October and December 2020 lectures are being held online - details are below. All are welcome; registration is essential. If you wish to attend, please register here (registration opens three weeks before each lecture).
- 9 December 2020 18:00: Catholicism and Music - Sir James MacMillan, University of St Andrews
- 2 February 2021 18:00: The Long Aggiornamento: Female Religious Life in Britain, 1945-1990 - Dr Carmen Mangion, Birkbeck, University of London
- 24 February 2021 18:00: Is the Gospel Really Good News? Catholic Evangelisation and Catechesis in the 21st Century - Archbishop John Wilson, Archdiocese of Southwark
Click here to explore the CCS's research, including in the area of the History of Catholicism.