To misquote the great Dr Johnson

‘When a man is tired of Shoe Lane Library he is tired of life’

Dr Johnson’s London

Wednesday 14th March

Shoe Lane Library

12.30 – 1.30

Helen Woollison, Deputy Curator at Dr Johnson’s House will be conducting a talk on Dr Johnson at Shoe Lane Library. The talk will help to discover how a man from Lichfield came to make Georgian London his home. This talk will explore how his literary career and his much sought after company shaped the many stories we have of Johnson in the city that held ..

‘all that life could afford’

The talk is free to attend, no ticket or pre-booking is required. There will be seating for 30 plus standing room. Please arrive early to secure a seat.

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