Event: CULTIVATING HETEROTOPIA: POLITICS, IDEOLOGY, AND AFFECT IN GARDENS
Organizer: Institute of Historical Research
Speakers: William A. Callahan
Date: Dec 8th 6:00pm . Equivalent times:
Americas - PT: Dec 8th 10:00am | ET: Dec 8th 1:00pm.
Europe - UK: Dec 8th 6:00pm | CET: ...
Book here: https://londongardenstrust.org/whatson/talks/eccentrics/
"This is an entertaining look at obscure and eccentric English garden-makers who created some immensely personal and idiosyncratic gardens between the early 17th and early 20th centuries. Themes include the b...
2023.01.10 | The Doctor’s Garden: Medicine, Science & Horticulture in Britain
Book here: https://londongardenstrust.org/whatson/talks/doctors-garden/
"As Britain grew into an ever-expanding empire during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, new and exotic botanical specimens began to arrive within the nation’s public and private spaces. ...
2023.02.23 | D.C. Mondays: Eliza Scidmore, Cherry Trees
Book here: https://museum.gwu.edu/dc-mondays-eliza-scidmore-beyond-cherry-trees
"Every age has strong, independent women who defy the gender conventions of their era to follow their hearts and minds. Eliza Scidmore (1856-1928) was one such maverick... Join writer Diana Pabst ...
2023.04.18 | Planning & its role in protecting historic gardens
Book here: https://bookwhen.com/londongardenstrust/e/ev-s122-20230418180000
"This is an online lecture that will be available to watch on Zoom.
Lecture by Andrew Croft, Director, CBA Studios, landscape, environmental and heritage practice
An overview of how the English planni...