Find out what events are taking place at the John Rylands Research Institute and Library. All of our events are free to attend.
Creative Arts Archive Encounter with Factory Academy’s Future Cultural Leaders
7 June 2023, 12pm-1pm
Connect with a behind-the-scenes view into creative processes, artistic expression, and cultural history in the Rylands’ magnificent Historic Reading Room. Factory Academy’s Fu..
Of Song and Speech: Music and Words from Industrial Lancashire
8 June 2023, 5.30pm-7.15pm
Join us in the John Rylands Research Institute and Library for an evening celebrating the culture of the 19th-century working classes. There will be a chance to explore rich colle..
Workers' Words from Lancashire Life
10 June 2023,
The Rylands is pleased to present a day of free activities inspired by the stories of culture, community and resilience from industrial Lancashire featured in our Workers’ Play..
The Affective Value of the Last Will & Testament in Early Modern Studies
13 June 2023, 4pm-5.30pm
A talk on Final Words: The Affective Value of the Last Will & Testament in Early Modern Studies presented by Erica Fudge (Strathclyde). This event is part of Affective Artefacts,..