Angels and Demons: A Pictorial History

@ Newcastle Castle

Book Now

17 November 2017

18:00 To 19:00

£4.50, Payable Via Eventbrite. Tickets On Sale 6 October

Join cultural historian Gail-Nina Anderson for her latest talk. Messengers between humanity and the higher spheres and guardians of good children, feathery-winged angels haunt our culture and art, along with their altogether darker siblings, the demons. This pictorial survey illustrates our changing concept of the angel/demon, revealing a wealth of fascinating imagery.

Gail is a popular public speaker in Newcastle upon Tyne. She is an expert on folklore and art-related themes – particularly when they are tinged with elements of the gothic and the macabre. Her lively, illustrated lectures at the Black Gate are always popular and regularly sell out.

The Black Gate has a lift and is fully accessible to wheelchair users. Refreshments – including tea and coffee – will be available to purchase at this event.

Tickets for this event will go on sale at 12 midday on Friday 6 October, via the link below.

Venue
The Black Gate
Castle Garth
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE1 1RQ

Book Now

FollowUs

Events Finder
Calendar

Search

Join the club and receive special offers for events and much more
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

WhatsOn Blog

View All

PREVIEW: Emily Atack: Talk Thirty to Me Book Tour @ Tyne Opera House

Due to popular demand, Emily Atack is bringing her sell-out comedy show TALK THIRTY TO ME back to the stage for 5 shows only!

Read More

PREVIEW: A Season of Activity and Inspiration in County Durham

The beginning of a new season is bringing fresh opportunities to gain skills and discover more about the history, artworks and horticulture of County Durham.

Read More