An introduction to old english language

An Introduction to Old English

The Course

A chance to find out more about Old English. This session introduces participants to the Old English (Anglo-Saxon) language through the use of historical examples, writing and spelling, and some simple texts and prose narratives.

The Tutor

Stephen Pollington is the author of a dozen books on the Anglo-Saxon period and especially the language/literature. He has provided the ‘voice’ for the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle for TV programmes, and added Old English content to various museum displays.

Participant Information

All materials will be supplied. Participants might wish to bring a notepad or paper.

Fee & Refreshments

£85 per person, to include tuition, teas and coffees. Please let the Museum know in advance if you have any dietary requirements. The Museum cafe will be open or you may wish to bring a packed lunch.

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Fri 29 July 2022






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