Photograps of 19th century female prisoners in Stafford Prison

Millenium City Building (MC)
City Campus (Wilfruna)

Time: 5.00 - 6.30pm

Cost: Free - no need to book

Join artist and researcher Ruth Singer to find out more about the stories of women convicted of crimes and imprisoned in Stafford Gaol 1877-1916.

Photograph of textile artist Ruth Singer


Over the last 12 months, Ruth Singer and a team of volunteers, have been researching the stories of over 500 women photographed on release from the prison, and the social history surrounding their lives. In this talk Ruth will also pick out a couple of local stories of women from the Burton area.

Find out more on Ruth Singer's website below