14-16 October 2022 Hopkins Weekend at Stonyhurst

Friday 14 to Sunday 16 October at the Christian Heritage Centre, Stonyhurst 

The Christian Heritage Centre has been booked and the weekend will be from Friday evening meal until Sunday lunch. It will focus on Hopkins, science and poetry.

The programme will include the Hopkins Lecture on ‘Gerard Manley Hopkins and his letters to Nature’ by Dr Jill Robson and possibly:

  • Visits to the observatory and the museum with Jan Graffius.
  • Dr Anna Nickerson (Cambridge University) will talk on her research in progress for her forthcoming book, Gerard Manley Hopkins’ Epistemology: Poetry and the Manifoldness of Knowledge (Bloomsbury).
  • Visits to Whalley Abbey, Sawley Abbey and/or a walk by the River Hodder.

The Sunday morning will include mass at the school,