Lucy Cavendish College has an active programme of events for the general public, students, fellows, alumnae, college associates and friends.

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Aphra Behn in her time

26 October 2017, 18:00 - 19:00

Join us to welcome former President of Lucy Cavendish College, Prof Jan Todd, who will introduce Aphra Behn before concentrating on her response to the turbulent politics and sexual attitudes of the Restoration.

Trip to Bury St Edmunds with a visit to Crystal Palace, a house made of glass

28 October 2017, 11:00 - 11:00

All College members are invited to join the Lucy Cavendish College Alumnae Association for a tour of Crystal Palace in Bury St Edmunds.

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Anna Bidder Research Evening: “This wormy world” - humans and their parasites by Dr Shona Wilson

1 November 2017, 18:00 - 20:30

Lucy Cavendish College members and their guests are warmly invited to join Dr Shona Wilson as she discusses her work on human parasites.

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An evening with Lord Bilimoria

2 November 2017, 18:00 - 19:00

'Coming up with an idea at Cambridge, creating a household name, and growing a global brand from scratch' - join us for a talk from Cobra Beer founder Lord Bilimoria

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An Evening with Sarah Sands

23 November 2017, 18:00 - 19:00

Join us for an evening with Sarah Sands, Editor of the Radio 4 Today Programme, who is joining the College as an Honorary Fellow

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Virginia Woolf Talk: Claire Davison

29 November 2017, 13:00 - 14:00

Claire Davison will give a talk entitled 'Virginia Woolf and Musical Performance'

Trip to the Museum of Cambridge

1 December 2017, 14:15 - 15:45

All College members are welcome to join the Alumnae Association for a tour of the Museum of Cambridge on Friday 1 December.

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Carols around the tree 2017

2 December 2017, 15:00 - 17:00

Please save the date for a family-friendly programme of music and readings around the Christmas tree in Warburton Hall

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Virginia Woolf Talk: David Trotter

23 January 2018, 13:00 - 14:00

David Trotter will give a talk on Woolf's contemporary, Katherine Mansfield

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Virginia Woolf Talk: Aoife Byrne on Elizabeth Bowen’s writings of the Second World War

6 March 2018, 13:00 - 14:00

Aoife Byrne will give a talk on Elizabeth Bowen's writings of the Second World War, as part of a series of talks on Virginia Woolf and her contemporaries.

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Lucy Cavendish Creative Writing Course 23 to 28 September 2018 (residential)

23 September 2018 - 28 September 2018

Boost your creativity and build your confidence in a week of workshops, talks, and most important of all, time for you to write. This residential course is open to all prose writers, whatever your experience or inexperience

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