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Excavating Roman Voices

November 19, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Gain a new insight into Roman London at this evening of poetry inspired by the hidden voices present within the Bloomberg writing tablets, some of the earliest written documents found in Britain. Hosted at London Mithraeum Bloomberg SPACE where the tablets were discovered, Dr Josephine Balmer’s poetry will be performed by students from the University of Notre Dame. The event will also include a short talk on the tablets and an opportunity to view the Temple of Mithras where the Romans worshipped.

Doors open at 17:00 for event ticket holders to explore the venue, with the main programme commencing at 17:30.

In partnership with

London Mithraeum Bloomberg SPACE

Contact email address

info@londonmithraeum.com

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An evening of poetry inspired by the hidden voices present within the Bloomberg writing tablets, providing a new insight into Roman London. Dr. Josephine Balmer’s poetry will be performed alongside 600 of the 14,000 Roman artefacts found on the site. 
Is booking required?
Yes
Contact email address
info@londonmithraeum.com
Event partners
London Mithraeum Bloomberg SPACE
Region
London
City/town
London
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For accessibility information please contact the venue.
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London Mithraeum Bloomberg SPACE

Venue

London Mithraeum Bloomberg SPACE
12 Walbrook
London, EC4N 8AA United Kingdom
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Accessibility information
For accessibility information please contact the venue.
Phone:
0207 330 7500
Website:
https://www.londonmithraeum.com/