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Herbal History Research Network – seminar

When: 12th May, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Cost: £15

Early Medieval Remedies for Treating Cough and Lung Disease

Join the HHRN for an online seminar about herbal remedies in early medieval England.

  • Explore the relevance of medieval receipts to current herbal practice
  • Engage with the meanings of Old English texts and their medicinal plants
  • Understand more about online access to medieval archives


    Making sense out of ‘nonsense:’ Medicinal remedies in early medieval texts
    Dr Anne Van Arsdall

    Wyrc briw wið lungnadle: Delicious dishes for lung disease
    Val Thomas MA, MNIMH

    To drink or smoke? Herbal remedies for respiratory complaints
    Dr Frances Watkins MCPP, MNIMH

    Round table discussion: How learning informs our research
    Julia Nurse, Research Development Specialist, Wellcome Collection

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