Monday, 8 November 2021

Local history talk about Shakespeare's son-in-law physician


John Hall, Master of Physicke

Warwickshire Local History Society (WLHS) continues its programme of talks on Tuesday 16th November at 7.30 pm with a talk given by Dr Paul Edmondson of Shakespeare Birthplace Trust.

In this online meeting, Dr Paul Edmondson discusses recent research into the medical practice of John Hall, a Stratford physician and son-in-law of William Shakespeare. An insight to medical practice and the social and intellectual climate of early modern Stratford-upon-Avon is offered. Please visit WLHS’s Eventbrite page to register your interest for this talk November Lecture, Warwickshire Local History Society.

Tickets, Tue 16 Nov 2021 at 19:30 | Eventbrite A link and joining instructions will then be sent to you a few days before the lecture. Non-members are welcome to attend online meetings free of charge, for a limited time and subject to ticket availability.

Image: ‘A Doctor Casting the Water’ by Osias Dyck c.1660 STRST: SBT 1994-17 Courtesy of Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

Full details of events and how to become a member are available on the WLHS website,

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