South Wales Miners’ Library, Swansea University
40th Anniversary Seminar Series
The next seminar will be held on Saturday 7th December 10.30am – 1pm at the South Wales Miners’ Library
Ben Curtis, author of The South Wales Miners 1964-1985 (http://bit.ly/12ODhHU) will be in discussion with some of the miners he interviewed during his research.
The seminar is free to attend and all are welcome.
To book a place contact us: Tel: 01792 518603; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
From Walter Whittaker to Michael Laudrup: A Helter-Skelter Journey by the
Swans to Premiership Glory
A lecture by the author of the book, ‘Proud to be a Swan’, Professor Geraint H Jenkins
Thursday 10 October 2013, 6.00pm – 8.00pm
Venue: Morfa Suite, The Liberty Stadium, Landore, Swansea, SA1 2FA
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The next Llafur: Welsh People’s History Society Day School on The Cost of Coal: 100 years on from Senghenydd will be held on Saturday 26th October at Coleg Morgannwg, Nantgarw, CF15 7QY.
Neil Evans – Imagining and Remembering Senhenydd
Bill Jones – A Welsh Mining Disaster in the USA: Avondale, Pennsylvania; September 1869
Ben Curtis – The Price of Coal: Accidents, Injuries and Disability in the Coal Industry
The day will start at 10.30am and will be followed by the AGM at 3.30pm
The event is free to attend and all are welcome. There will be no lunch provided as there is a cafe at the venue.
To book your free place, please contact Sian Williams, Llafur Secretary
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01792 518603
The Independent Working Class Education Seminar will take place at the South Wales Miners’ Library on Saturday 12th October 2013 10.30am – 3.30pm
To book a place please contact Keith Venables via email: email@example.com
In conjunction with the South Wales Miners’ Library and Llafur: Welsh People’s History Society
Presentations will include: Richard Lewis on The Plebs League and the WEA in South Wales; Colin Waugh on the Ruskin College strike of 1909 and the origins of the Plebs League; Hywel Francis on the South Wales Miners’ Library and the ICWE tradition, Rob Turnbull on Noah Ablett: an agitator to the end, and Dave Chapple on Mark Starr.
Lunch at 12.30 – £6 for the day (pay on the day)