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Decoding a medieval masterpiece: the Luttrell Psalter Michelle Brown Thursday 17 October 2019

Michelle has subtitled her lecture:  ‘A ploughman, an incestuous knight, an eloped heiress and a murderous queen?’  

The Luttrell Psalter contains an extensive range of images, giving us vivid and often humorous details of everyday life for both gentry and working people.  Michelle will bring to life this pictorial ‘documentary’ of work and play in rural Lincolnshire in the 1320s.

The lecture, held at the JobServe Community Stadium, Colchester CO4 5UP, will begin at 11.00 am.  Coffee will be served from 10 o'clock.