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Glad Tidings of Struggle and Strife – Book Launch

Glad Tidings of Struggle and Strife – Book Launch

Please note that due to illness this event has been cancelled. We are sorry for any disappointment.

8 December 2012

Time 14:00 - 15:30

Duration 1 hours 30 minutes

Cost Free. Donations to the museum gratefully received.

To celebrate the launch of Glad Tidings of Struggle and Strife – a History of Protest Christmas Cards, author Llew Smith, ex Labour MP for Blaenau Gwent in South Wales (following on from Michael Foot), talks about his unique collection of protest Christmas cards.

Dating from the mid nineteenth century to the present day, the cards cover most of the political, industrial and social struggles during that period of time.  The examples of artwork go from Walter Crane in the 19th century to present day cartoonists such as Steve Bell and Martin Rowson.

Llew will be available for Q & A and book signing as part of the event.

Suitable for adults.

Booking Requirements: Booking advised, please contact 0161 838 9190 or info@phm.org.uk