Talks and events

Talk at Brewhouse Arts Centre,  Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshire alongside Criminal Quilts.

Criminal Herstories Talk

Join artist and researcher Ruth Singer to find out more about the stories of women convicted of crimes and imprisoned in Stafford Gaol 1877-1916. Over the last 12 months, Ruth Singer and a team of volunteers, have been researching the stories of over 500 women photographed on release from the prison, and the social history surrounding their lives. In this talk Ruth will also pick out a couple of local stories of women from the Burton area.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
12noon-2pm
£3
To book please call 01283 508100

Talk at University of Wolverhampton

Millennium City Building

Wednesday 21st November 2018. 5-6.30pm. Free
Join Ruth Singer and the staff, students and volunteers involved in Criminal Quilts
to hear about the research and find out more about the textiles on display.