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    Ignatius Sancho

    Writer, musician and businessman, Ignatius Sancho became the first Black prose writer to be published in England when his letters were printed two years after his death in 1782.

    Community Librarian Dr Clive Wilkins-Jones will be speaking about the friendship between Sancho and the Norwich newspaper proprietor, painter and publisher, William Stephenson.

    Find out more about this fascinating and illuminating relationship.

    Location:
    Norfolk (specific locations below)
    Admission:
    Free
    Organizer(s):
    Norfolk Libraries
  • Dates & Locations

  • Ignatius Sancho

    Thu. 14 October 2010 | 1:00 - 1:45 PM

    Writer, musician and businessman, Ignatius Sancho became the first Black prose writer to be published in England when his letters were printed two years after his death in 1782.

    Community Librarian Dr Clive Wilkins-Jones will be speaking about the friendship between Sancho and the Norwich newspaper proprietor, painter and publisher, William Stephenson.

    Find out more about this fascinating and illuminating relationship.

    Location:
    Norwich: The Archive Centre, Martineau Lane, NR1 2DQ
    Admission:
    Free
    Telephone:
    01603 222599
    Email:
    Accessibility:
    Level access to all areas.
    Organizer(s):
    The Archive Centre
  • Ignatius Sancho

    Sat. 16 October 2010 | 11:00 - 12:00 PM

    Writer, musician and businessman, Ignatius Sancho became the first Black prose writer to be published in England when his letters were printed two years after his death in 1782.

    Community Librarian Dr Clive Wilkins-Jones will be speaking about the friendship between Sancho and the Norwich newspaper proprietor, painter and publisher, William Stephenson.

    Find out more about this fascinating and illuminating relationship.

    Location:
    Norwich: The Forum, Millennium Plain, NR2 1TF
    Admission:
    Free
    Telephone:
    01603 774781
    Email:
    Accessibility:
    Level access to all areas.
    Organizer(s):
    Norfolk Libraries
  • Ignatius Sancho

    Wed. 20 October 2010 | 7:00 - 8:00 PM

    Writer, musician and businessman, Ignatius Sancho became the first Black prose writer to be published in England when his letters were printed two years after his death in 1782.

    Community Librarian Dr Clive Wilkins-Jones will be speaking about the friendship between Sancho and the Norwich newspaper proprietor, painter and publisher, William Stephenson.

    Find out more about this fascinating and illuminating relationship.

    Location:
    Dereham: Dereham Public Library, 59 High Street, NR19 1DZ
    Admission:
    Free
    Telephone:
    01362 656971
    Accessibility:
    Level access to all areas.
    Organizer(s):
    Norfolk Libraries

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