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13:00 - 14:00 18 November 2015

Glass Delusions exhibition talk: people made of glass


Grant Museum of Zoology | Rockefeller Building (link Map)
21 University Street | London | WC1E 6JJ | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Open

Join historians, scientists and artists as they discuss their research and some of specimens from the Museum’s collection that inspired the artworks of Glass Delusions. Find out more from Dr. Carol Reeves and Dr. Bill Maclehose about history of the glass delusion, a mania that swept across Medieval Europe where people feared they were made of glass. Don’t worry if you can’t stay for the whole hour, doors open at 1pm, talks start at 1.15pm and lasts 30 minutes with the speaker on hand till 2pm. Stay for the whole hour or just dip in for the talk over your lunchtime.

This event is part of the Glass Delusions exhibition event series.


Dean Veall
+44 (0)20 3108 2052 | d.veall@ucl.ac.uk


UCL Grant Museum of Zoology