Based on her recent book, The Private Lives of Saints: Power, Passion and Politics in Anglo-Saxon England, Dr Janina Ramirez, Oxford Art Historian and BBC broadcaster, will explore the incredible intellectual, artistic and spiritual results of the influence of Celtic and Roman Christianity on the newly converted Anglo-Saxons in the seventh century. With stunning artworks like the Lindisfarne Gospels, Ruthwell Cross and Cuthbert Coffin emerging out of this cultural exchange, the talk will explore the ideas, individuals and artworks associated with this important time.
Janina Ramirez is a British art and cultural historian and TV presenter.
Saturday 30th September at 3pm, The Printworks at Dublin Castle
All events are FREE. No booking is required and admission is on a first come, first served basis. Auditorium doors open twenty minutes prior to event.