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2018 Patrick Tolfree Student Essay Competition

March 10, 2018   00:00

oeuvreThe role of any or all of the senses in conveying knowledge or insight into or within Hardy's works The possible significance of...

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The Hardys at Stinsford

September 29, 2018   19:30

The Hardys at Stinsford - A Celebration of Thomas Hardy's Musical Heritage with the Beaminster Gallery Quire Saturday 29th September, 2018 at...


A Pure Woman

October 17, 2018   19:30

'A Pure Woman' by Poonamallee Productions Wednesday 17th October at 7.30pm Sturminster Newton Exchange Set in the winter of 1924/1925 and...

Hardy and Modern Poetry - Dorchester Literary Festival

October 18, 2018   18:30

Hardy and Modern Poetry - The Dorchester Literary Festival Thursday 18th October, 2018 at 6.30pm Brian Patten in conversation with Dr Tony...

Portland Walk - Dorchester Literary Festival

October 19, 2018   10:00

Portland Walk - The Dorchester Literary Festival Friday 19th October, 2018 at 10.00am This is a 5 mile walk from Portland (North) to The Verne, in...

Exploring Thomas Hardy's Wessex - Salisbury Literary Festival

October 20, 2018   13:30

'Exploring Thomas Hardy's Wessex' Saturday 20th October, 2018. A lecture by Dr Tony Fincham as part of the Salisbury Literary Festival to...

Thomas Hardy in Salisbury - Salisbury Literary Festival

October 20, 2018   14:30

Thomas Hardy in Salisbury - the Salisbury Literary Festival Sunday 20th October, 2018 A walk around Hardy's Salisbury, led by THS members Pat...

A Walk around Hardy's Casterbridge - Dorchester Literary Festival

October 21, 2018   09:30

A Walk around Thomas Hardy's Casterbridge - Dorchester Literary Festival Sunday 21st October, 2018 at 9.30am This is a walk investigating...


The 2018 London Lecture

November 15, 2018   19:30

The 2018 London Lecture will be on Thursday 15th November, at Birkbeck College, in Malet Street. The Lecture will be given by Professor...