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Forthcoming Events

Mastering Eloquence
@ 19:00
A talk for Bradford Literature Festival

David Crystal demonstrates the myths and realities surrounding the notion of eloquence, explored in his book The Gift of the Gab: How Eloquence Works
Waterstones, The Wool Exchange, Hustlergate, Bradford, BD1 1BL
The story of Be
@ 10:15
David Crystal presents a verb's-eye-view of the English language

An event for Buxton Festival
Gardens Marquee, Pavilion Gardens Promenade, Buxton, SK17 6BE
David Crystal Summer Weekend
@ 09:00
Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 August

David Crystal presents a series of his talks on the structure, use, and history of the English language in this two-day event

£150 per day, to include buffet lunch, coffee and tea

Early bird booking by 1 June 2017: £125 per day

An event in aid of The Ucheldre Centre, Holyhead
Canolfan Ucheldre Centre, Holyhead, Anglesey, North Wales