Supporters of the Old Library 2016
'Past Impressions: seals as an insight into medieval life', a talk by Dr Elizabeth New.
The talk will look at some of Trinity Hall's seals (including the seal of Bishop Bateman pictured here) and give an insight into the "Imprint" project. The speaker is a medieval historian, an expert on British seals and Senior Lecturer in Medieval History at the Department of History & Welsh History at Aberystwyth University. She is also co-investigator on the "Imprint" project, which is a forensic and historical investigation of fingerprints on medieval seals. There will be a display of seals in the Chetwode Room before the talk.
Date: Saturday 24 September 2016
Time: 1:30-2:30pm Old Library Exhibition | 2:30-3:30pm Talk in the Lecture Theatre
Location: Trinity Hall, Cambridge
Cost: Free of charge | booking required
To celebrate 40 years of admitting women to Trinity Hall, there will also be an exhibition in the Old Library on "Women in the Special Collections of Trinity Hall".
This is an open event for both Trinity Hall and non Trinity Hall members.
Booking: Online booking is available below or alternatively, please contact the Alumni and Development Office on 01223 332550. Please book by Monday 18 September. Places are limited so book early.
If you have any enquiries, please contact the Alumni Office on firstname.lastname@example.org or 01223 332550
Other events taking place on Saturday 24 September:
THA Annual Dinner and AGM (for Trinity Hall alumni)
Volunteers Meetings (by invitation)
Cambridge University Alumni Festival 2016
Cambridge University Exhibition: 'Lines of Thought: Discoveries that Changed the World' featuring Stephen Hawking's draft typescript of A Brief History of Time