7 results for gibbet

  • Romancing the Gibbet - At the Instigation of the Devil

    Romancing the Gibbet – The Morrismen Murder

    ‘Romancing the Gibbet’ is a collaboration between poet, Ralph Hoyte and historian, Steve Poole, exploring ‘dark tourism’ at sites of extraordinary public execution in Georgian Britain. This is one of four related events for the festival where researchers will explain the historical background to a single public hanging, perform some spoken-word poetic responses, and introduce the project’s four free audio […]
  • Online masterclass 1 – Festivals in a time of social distancing

    Online masterclass 1 – Festivals in a time of social distancing Thursday 2 July The first in a series of online masterclasses, ‘Festivals in a time of social distancing’ will provide an overview of this year’s festival plans and discuss public engagement events in a time of social distancing. The Being Human team will look ahead to this year’s festival, […]