Joan Thirsk CBE, FBA, 1922-2013
The many friends, colleagues and neighbours of Joan Thirsk, as well as those who knew her through her correspondence and writings, are invited to a meeting to celebrate her life and work on Saturday 11 January 2014 at the Beveridge Hall, Senate House, University of London, WC1E 7HU, starting at 2.00 pm.
Further details can be obtained from Thirskmemorial@bahs.org.uk. Please tell us by email to this address if you intend to come.
This memorial meeting is sponsored by many of the societies and institutions with which Joan was associated over a long life: the British Agricultural History Society, British Association for Local History, Economic History Society, Kent Archaeological Society, The Medieval Settlement Research Group, St Hilda’s College Oxford, The History Faculty of the University of Oxford, and Past and Present.