A History of Christmas - An Online Talk by Nick Dobson

A History of Christmas - An Online Talk by Nick Dobson

This event has finished Took place on: Monday, 21st Dec 2020

 Free

Coronavirus: Events may be cancelled and venues closed at short notice, you are advised to check on their websites before making a trip.

This is an online video event, please check the organiser for details about how to watch.

This talk will be an informative but light-hearted look at Christmas from its origins as a pre-Christian festival right up to the modern-day commercialised celebration.

We will look at Victorian times when Christmas was effectively reinvented, partly by Charles Dickens and “A Christmas Carol”, and will we investigate Christmas during two world wars!

Illustrated with pictures and readings and carols (so bring your voice!).

This is an online event, held on Zoom. Specific details on how to attend will be emailed to attendees after they register.


Contact and Booking Details

This event has finished Took place on: Monday, 21st Dec 2020

 Free

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2020-12-21 2020-12-21 Europe/London A History of Christmas - An Online Talk by Nick Dobson A light-hearted look at Christmas from its origins as a pre-Christian festival right up to the modern-day commercialised celebration. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2020/12/21/a-history-of-christmas-an-online-talk-by-nick-dobson-250456 ,,,

This is an online video event, please check the organiser for details about how to watch.

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