Excellent Women – Dorothy L Sayers: Christ and the Detective

This event has finished Took place on: Monday, 18th Sep 2017

Why are there so many fine Anglican women novelists? From Charlotte Brontë to PD James, from Dorothy L. Sayers to Barbara Pym, from Rose Macaulay to Elizabeth Goudge… who were these women and what inspired them??

Join us in Poets’ Corner as the Reverend Canon Dr Jessica Martin, Ely Cathedral, discusses the work of Dorothy L Sayers (1893-1957), in the second of a series of four lectures on significant British women novelists of faith.

The lecture series precedes the publication of Anglican Women Novelists: Charlotte Brontë to PD James, Bloomsbury Publishing, forthcoming in 2018.

Cost: Free of Charge


Contact and Booking Details

More information at this website.

Reserve tickets at this website

Europe/London Excellent Women – Dorothy L Sayers: Christ and the Detective The Reverend Canon Dr Jessica Martin, Ely Cathedral, discusses the work of Dorothy L Sayers (1893-1957) https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2017/09/18/excellent-women-dorothy-l-sayers-christ-and-the-detective-151716 Westminster Abbey,The Sanctuary,London,

See more events on the same day or today, tomorrow or rest of Sep


Location

Westminster Abbey,

The Sanctuary, London, SW1P 3PA

Google Map of Westminster Abbey

Nearest tube and train stations to Westminster Abbey

District
Circle
Jubilee
District
Circle
District
Northern
Circle
Bakerloo

More local events coming soon

Free  
Free illustrated talk on James Parkinson, London apothecary and freemason, 1755 - 1824.
£15  
Curator Julia Farley explores what life was like for the farmers and warriors who lived in these islands over 2,000 years ago.
12:00 AM
£5  
Sam Moorhead, British Museum, will outline Constantine’s rise to power and his adoption of the Christian faith, culminating in the Battle of the Milvian Bridge in AD 312.
12:00 AM
£5  
This panel discussion will look at the current state of the debate around the proposed Stonehenge tunnel
12:00 AM
£15  
Curator Ian Jenkins will talk on the forthcoming exhibition Rodin and the art of ancient Greece.
12:00 AM
£19  
Take an irreverent and amusing look at the not-so-famous people who have been unfairly consigned to the dustbin of history.
12:00 AM
£32  
A new walk for 2017, join NLA as we explore one of London’s most exciting and densely populated residential, retail and office neighbourhoods, anchored around one of London’s most visited sites, C
10:30 AM
Free  
A new series of free morning talks on Big Ben and the Elizabeth Tower will be held monthly.
10:30 AM
Free  
A new series of free morning talks on Big Ben and the Elizabeth Tower will be held monthly.
10:30 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM
£5  
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
11:00 AM