The Metropolitan Chapter of the Victorian Society in America

The Victorian Society New York sponsors a series of lectures at the Bard Graduate Center at 38 West 86th Street in Manhattan (unless noted otherwise on the event listing). No reservations are required for the free lectures. Attendees are invited to meet the speakers at pre-lecture receptions.
Victorian Society New York Free Lecture Series is made possible by a generous donation from Christopher Broadwell and Lewis I. Haber and dues from Chapter members. Join today!

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John Lockwood Kipling: Arts and Crafts in the Punjab and London

November 16, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

John Lockwood Kipling: Arts and Crafts in the Punjab and London

Coinciding with the upcoming Bard Graduate Center’s exhibition, Susan Weber, founder and director of the Bard and exhibition co-curator, examines John Lockwood Kipling’s life as designer, architectural sculptor, curator, educator, illustrator and journalist.

This lecture will illuminate the unrecognized genius of Lockwood Kipling and his involvement with the Lahore Museum, his journalism over 25 years in India and his influence over his son, the writer and poet Rudyard Kipling.



A reception will be held before the lecture at 6:00 p.m., with the lecture starting promptly at 6:45 p.m.
Lectures are partially sponsored by generous gifts from Christopher Broadwell and Lewis I. Haber.



November 16, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Victorian Society


Church of the Holy Trinity
316 East 88th Street
New York, NY United States
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