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Take a walk with a famous poet

18 November, 2017, 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm

Find out more about Jane Austen’s favourite poet William Cowper and why he was living in Olney in Milton Keynes. Discover more about his famous poem The Task and learn why admirers from all across the world came to walk in Cowper’s footsteps. We will imagine William Cowper’s favourite walk, follow a map and go on an adventure to discover more about the poem The Task.

No booking required

This event is part of the series Off the grid: lost and found in Milton Keynes.
For event information, please contact being-human@open.ac.uk.



18 November, 2017
4:15 pm - 4:45 pm


Event Partners
MK Gallery, MK Theatre
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MK Gallery Project Space
900 Midsummer Boulevard
Milton Keynes, South East England MK9 3QA United Kingdom