Edward Worth Library Seminar Series for 2020

Readers might not be aware that the treasure that is the Edward Worth Library, based in Dr Steevens’ Hospital opposite Heuston Station, is affiliated with us here at Trinity. The dedicated staff arrange regular seminars, talks and exhibitions.Edward Worth LibraryThe next lecture in the Edward Worth Library Seminar Series for 2020 will take place in the Worth Library at 3.00pm on Tuesday 3 March 2020. The paper will be given by Dr Catherine Scuffil (Dublin City Historian in Residence): ‘The Housing Crisis of Revolutionary Times: 1915-1922’.

Please note that seating in the Worth Library is limited and is allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

Future seminars are listed below:

  • 16 April 2020: Professor Zubin Mistry (University of Edinburgh): ‘Fertility, Medicine and Monasteries in Early Medieval Societies’. Please note that this is the joint TCD/Worth Lecture in Medieval and Renaissance Science and Medicine and will take place at 5.15pm in The Long Room Hub, TCD.
  • 20 May 2020: Professor Peter Anstey (University of Sydney): ‘Medicine and Philosophy: John Locke, Daniel Sennert and the Marciana Manuscript’.
  • 24 June 2020: The Liberties Cultural Association: ‘Pride of Place: Love the Liberties,the story of our home place’.

(image by Michael Foley, under a CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 licence)