Landscape and Remembering - Landscape and sacred memory

From making offerings to the landscape to pilgrimage, how the spirit of place makes commemorating a sacred act.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

The National Trust is inviting experts to talk about their work and research over four Webinars, which will take place on-line each Thursday evening, from 6.30 pm, throughout the month of November.

Thursday 4th November

Pilgrimage and remembering: Dawn Champion - The British Pilgrimage Trust

Settlement Sites and Sacred Offering: Rob Poulton - Senior Archaeological Advisor at Surrey County Council

Holy wells traditions old and new: Rector James Rattue - Author of The Living Stream: Holy Wells in Historical Context

Landscape and sacred memory in Islam: Saf Chowdhuiry - Researcher in Islamic Studies

The basics

Booking details
This webinar is on MICROSOFT TEAMS please download TEAMS before the event. The URL is below.
Accessibility
If you have problems logging on to the event please email runnymede@nationaltrust.org.uk to let us know and we will resend the login link.
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The URL link to the webinar is: https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_YjdmNWExNjEtNThlNC00MGZjLThkNTgtNjYxZTk0NDIzY2Y2%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%220fba79b9-6423-460d-88ef-f9c3d4ca2e9f%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%22065141df-3a2a-4655-b5ca-9267ad3d2cd1%22%7d

Contact Info

Name
Runnymede Estate Office
Email
runnymede@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01784 432891

Upcoming events

Willow Twisters

Sun 31 Oct 2021
09:00-12:30
Join our resident artists, Willow Twisters, to create willow sculptures that will form part of an installation at Runnymede.

Landscape and Remembering - Landscape and sacred memory

Thu 04 Nov 2021
18:30-21:00
From making offerings to the landscape to pilgrimage, how the spirit of place makes commemorating a sacred act.

Landscape and Remembering - Landscape and conflict

Thu 11 Nov 2021
18:30-21:00
A webinar looking at how conflicts affect how the landscape is seen, and different reactions to this.

Landscape and Remembering - Landscape as a living memorial

Thu 18 Nov 2021
18:30-21:00
This webinar looks at different ways that have been used to fix memory into the landscape

Landscape and Remembering - Landscape and freedom

Thu 25 Nov 2021
18:30-21:00
Landscape is a space in which you can make memories and contemplate the past, these talks look at how important giving equal access to this is.