More exciting events are lined up for ArtsFest online next week (week commencing Monday 27th July).

Monday 27th July
4pm-5pm Finding our Funny Roots Project – A Presentation

Funny Roots

Students from the University’s School of Humanities have been working alongside the Finding our Funny Roots project which was run by Creative Black Country to find out what is unique about Black Country Dialect humour.  Join them as they discuss the project and their findings!


Wednesday 29th July
5pm-6pm Books Across the Sea – Talk by Jessica Glaser



beatrice warde

Beatrice Warde the publicity manager of the Monotype Corporation, was also known as the ‘First Lady of Typography’. Join this live talk with Jessica Glaser to discover the story of Beatrice Warde’s Anglo-American book exchange.

Listen to Beatrice Warde’s VE Day Diary read by Jessica Glaser Link to YouTube >>


About ArtsFest

This year marks the sixth year of Artsfest hosted by the University of Wolverhampton. Traditionally they work with cultural venues across the region to programme a variety of events including live performances, workshops, theatre shows, music, poetry, art exhibitions, and lots more to get involved with. Despite the challenging times we all find ourselves in Artsfest still want to bring art to you. They have put together a programme of insightful and inspiring online artists’ talks. The BCSC will be highlighting events over coming weeks!