Perpetuating the memory of one of the greatest figures of the Victorian age

ONLINE TALK: Ruskin, Textiles and True Wealth

April 25, 2023 6pm at Online via Zoom

In this lecture, Dr Rachel Dickinson briefly introduces John Ruskin, then traces ways in which he offers textiles as a path to weaving a happier and healthier society, before touching on a few examples of how his ideas have inspired textile practitioners.

Dr Rachel Dickinson is a Reader in Interdisciplinary Studies/English at Manchester Metropolitan University and Master of The Guild of St George, an educational charity established by Victorian polymath John Ruskin. This is a live talk that will take place over zoom.

Ticketholders will be emailed the zoom joining link the day of the talk.

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