Collections Encounter: Deaf Community, Culture and Collections

  • DATE

    14 June 2024

  • TIME

    2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

  • AGES

    All ages welcome




    John Rylands Library
    150 Deansgate, Manchester, M3 3EH

Drop into the Historic Reading Room at the John Rylands Research Institute and Library and explore Deaf community and culture from the late 19th century to the 1980s. With curator Steven Hartshorne, delve deeper into the stories behind current exhibition ‘We Have Always Been Here’. View objects, including those from the archive of librarian and Deaf activist, Richard Goulden.

No need to book, just come along. BSL interpreters including Thomas Holroyd have been booked for this event.

Find out more about the ‘We Have Always Been Here’ exhibition via the link below.