Date: Thursday 8 March 2018
Time: 18.30 - 21.00
Description: The Ursula Masson Memorial Lecture is held each year on or close to March 8, International Women’s Day, in memory of Dr Ursula Masson (1945-2008), the much loved and highly esteemed Lecturer in History at the former University of Glamorgan. Ursula was instrumental in founding Women’s Archive of Wales and its Roadshows. This year’s lecture will be delivered by Ryland Wallace, author of “The Women’s Suffrage Movement in Wales, 1866 – 1928”. The Welsh National Opera will be using the event and their performances as an opportunity to promote the “Rhondda Rips it Up!” opera that’s due to launch in Newport in June 2018.
Open to the public: The event will take place outside our normal opening hours therefore attendance will be by invitation only