The Caister Talks: an update. The first two are available online

Update 20.08.20: The Caister Talks: Exploring the Hidden Story

A series of evening lectures delivered by a team of experts both some of whom are local and others from across the country. These lectures will be recorded and broadcast on Youtube at regular intervals throughout 2020.

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The Caister Talks are being recorded. You can access the first two through the links below.

Sally-Anne Lomas, “An Imaginary Day in the Life of Medieval Norwich, 1411”   (
2. Frank Meeres, ‘The Life, Times and Will of Richard Caister’ (

Also are:

“The Life and Times of Richard Caister” – Frank Meeres
“Richard Caister and Margery Kempe” – Dr Laura Varnam
“Caister’s Pilgrim Badges and their Context” – Dr Michael Schmoelz
“Can the English Pray? Caister as Vernacular Theologian” Rv Dr Alex Irving
“The Manuscripts of Caister’s Prayer” – Dr Elizabeth McDonald
“Caister and Lollardy” – Professor Richard Rex
“The Ministry of Richard Caister Continues” – Rv Cn. Madeline Light

These form part of the

“Grant Me Grace” The Richard Caister Project: :  A Hidden Story in the City of Stories

A festival of poetry, workshops and public talks to mark the 6th centenary of Richard Caister, the 15th century Norwich-based poet and priest at St Stephen’s, Norwich.


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