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Date(s) - 02/02/2019
14:30 - 16:30

Stoke Newington


This event at St Mary’s New Church Rooms (rear of church)  is to launch the HLF funded community project BLUE CIRCLE OF DISSENT which will research the events and personalities that surrounded the lives and work of Mary Wollstonecraft and Blue Stockings Society leader, Elizabeth Montagu.
The project includes research trips and training (, opportunities to create installations at heritage sites including Dr Johnson’s House and the Foundling Museum with the first event at Newington Green on April 27 – Wollstonecraft’s birthday. and the skills to deliver short heritage films and a printed booklet.
There will be Refreshments and Start-Up Packs available and at 3.00pm a short talk about the context of the project, some music and some readings from The Vindication Of The Rights Of Women “Only that education deserves emphatically to be termed cultivation of the mind which teaches young people how to begin to think”.
ALL WELCOME Register attendance https://bluecircle.eventbrite.co.uk