Department for Continuing Education Annual Day School - Unlocking the Secrets - Shakespeare's Painted Room, Saturday 27 April, 9.15am to 3.15pm

Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 09:15 to 15:15
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Department for Continuing Education

Unlocking the Secrets - Shakespeare's Painted Room

The Annual Oxford Day School, in partnership with the Department for Continuing Education, will explore The painted Room, its wall paintings and the plants depicted, together with the wider history of Oxford medieval taverns and the Shakespeare connection.

Programme

9.15am - Registration

9.30am - Wall paintings revealed - unlocking their history with Dr Kathryn Davies, Vice-Chair of the Institute of Historic Building Conservation

10.30am - Plants and their depiction with Professor Stephen Harris, Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford

11.30am - Coffee/tea

12 noon - Medieval houses and taverns with Julian Munby, Head of Buildings Archaeology, Oxford Archaeology

1pm - Lunch

2.15pm - Shakespeare and Oxford University with Dr Elizabeth Sandis, Leverhulme Fellow, The Shakespeare Institute

3.15pm - Day school closes

There will be an opportunity to visit The Painted Room at the end of the Day School

For more details and to book a place please contact the Department of Continuing Education by clicking here.

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