Tuesday 14 November 2017, 7.30PM
Speaker(s): Professor David Bates, University of East Anglia
Hosted by the Centre for Medieval Studies, Yorkshire Philosophical Society and York Museums Trust
This lecture will reflect on the broader context of the infamous Harrying of the North including both the period prior to and after the Norman Conquest in 1066, and what a biographer can know about William the Conquerer,’ and the place of violence against non-combatants in medieval Europe.
Location: Tempest Anderson Hall, Yorkshire Museum
Admission: is free of charge and open to all. No booking required.