A Journey from London to Constantinople: a Victorian Lantern Slide Performance with Music | University of Oxford

A Journey from London to Constantinople: a Victorian Lantern Slide Performance with Music

Speaker
With Dr Sally Crawford, Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Archaeology, and Dr Katharina Ulmschneide, Senior Research Fellow,
Event date
Event time
11:00 - 12:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Not required

In late Victorian England, lantern slides were a popular entertainment, revealing an otherwise unseen world of art, architecture, history, and travel. This performance takes you on a trip through the past, from London to Constantinople, with live musical accompaniment.