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Hidden Hands: the human stories hidden in our oldest books

May 18 at 17:30 19:30

Speaker: Dr Mary Wellesley

Dr Mary Wellesley is a writer and historian, who teaches courses on medieval language and literature as part of the British Library’s adult learning programme. Her book, Hidden Hands: the Lives of Manuscripts and Their Makers was published in October 2021. It was chosen as one of the history books of the year by both The Times and BBC History Magazine. 

All are welcome, but those wishing to attend should book a free ticket at https://marywellesley-hiddenhands.eventbrite.co.uk or email archives@churchofengland.org not later than Friday 13 May.

This event takes place in the Bancroft Room, Lambeth Palace Library (new building, entrance on Lambeth Palace Road). Please arrive 10 minutes before the advertised start time to allow time to take the lift to the top.

Lambeth Palace Library

Lambeth Palace Road
London, SE1 7JT
020 7898 1400
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