‘Besom ling and teasel burrs’: John Clare and Botanising

Image by DS Williams | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

The John Clare Symposium was held at the University’s Botanic Gardens on Tuesday 23rd Septermber 2014.

The symposium was a project of the Centre for John Clare Studies, set up by Dr Paul Chirico, Dr Mina Gorji and Dr Sarah Houghton-Walker,  to mark the 150th anniversary of Clare’s death.