Thursday 6 October, 1-2pm, Djanogly Theatre Lakeside.
Professor Mark Greengrass, early-modern historian, reconstructs the excitements of Francis Willughby’s journey across Europe to find out what it tells us about the lure of science in the age of the early Royal Society.
From 19 August until 4 December Manuscripts and Special Collections is holding an exhibition on Francis Willughby, the local natural historian. Francis Willughby (1635-72): A Natural Historian And His Collections will run at the Weston Gallery, Nottingham Lakeside Arts. More details can be found here:
There are 6 talks connected to the exhibition. All of these are free and are being held in the Djanogly Theatre at Lakeside: