Live Webinar - 25th February
Live Webinar: Thursday 25 February 2021 6.00-7.00 pm
"Hateful the man who loves not the country that nurtured him"
The University College of Wales Aberystwyth's pioneering fundraising expedition to North America in 1890. Hear how the Welsh Americans united to help fund the new library, 'equal to the best American Colleges.
Dr Calista Williams
Dr Calista Williams is the Lifelong Learning Coordinator for Humanities and Science at Aberystwyth University. Her PhD was part of an innovative collaboration with The National Library of Wales entitled The National Library of Wales and national identity, 1870-1916. She is also a Lifelong Learning tutor and freelance genealogist.