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Folk Song in England with Steve Roud

Steve Roud is widely recognised as one of our foremost authorities on folk song. Join him, with the English Folk Dance and Song Society, for this series of six evening online seminars on the social history of traditional song and singing in England up to about 1950 (when the post-war Folk Revival changed things dramatically).


Library Lectures 2021

A new series of Library Lectures kicks off in February, welcoming four fantastic speakers who will guide you through fascinating topics around folk song and dance.

All lectures will be taking place online. 

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Broadside Day 2021

The Broadside Day is the annual one-day conference for people interested in in street literature in all its fascinating aspects.