Curating Harry Potter: A History of Magic with Julian Harrison

This event has finished Took place on: Monday, 22nd Jan 2018

From the Ripley Scroll to Harry Potter

How do you curate an exhibition about the history of magic when you have 3000 years’ worth of material to choose from? Join the British Library’s Julian Harrison, curator of Harry Potter: A History of Magic, to learn how the exhibition was put together.

Julian Harrison is Lead Curator of the exhibition, Harry Potter: A History of Magic. He is a specialist on medieval manuscripts, and has previously curated exhibitions on Magna Carta at the British Library (2015) and William Shakespeare at the Library of Birmingham (2016). He also writes for and edits the British Library’s award-winning Medieval Manuscripts Blog.

This event is aimed at an adult audience, although children are welcome to attend.

Cost: Free of Charge


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2018-01-22 2018-01-22 Europe/London Curating Harry Potter: A History of Magic with Julian Harrison Join the British Library’s Julian Harrison, curator of Harry Potter: A History of Magic, to learn how the exhibition was put together. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2018/01/22/curating-harry-potter-a-history-of-magic-with-julian-harrison-160948 The British Library,96 Euston Road, London,London,London

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