Our 2020 programme of talks will follow soon.
2019 Programme of Talks
27 March The Gales Way, George Gale An Unusual Walk Around Whitby
24 April Archive and Other Stories, Hayley Mills-Styles, A Textile Autobiography Former Museum Artist in Residence
22 May Whitby’s Literary History Melanie Senior, Researcher at University of York
25 September Flint Jack Sean Lynch, Member of the Henry Moore Foundation
23 October The Ghost Signs of Whitby Peter Craggs
27 November The Man who Walked Naked to Fiona Barnard, Kabul & other Characters from Scoresby Curator, Whitby Museum the Rev Scoresby’s Autograph Book
The Lit & Phil talks generally take place at 2.15 pm on the fourth Wednesday in the month in the Normanby Room. These talks are free to Lit & Phil members but non members are most welcome with a suggested contribution of £2.00.
Talks usually last just over 1 hour and are usually accompanied by visual presentations.