Ghosts and Ghostbusters in 17th Century England
Thursday, 31 October 2019
7pm - 8:30pm
The Hive, Sawmill Cl, The Butts, Worcester WR1 3PD
Halloween is a good time to think about the history of ghosts. They were abolished by the English church in the sixteenth century, but did not go away.
Professor Darren Oldridge reflects on spooky tales from the 1600s and shifting attitudes towards the restless dead.