HARDY'S WESSEX: THE LANDSCAPES THAT INSPIRED A WRITER
The ancient landscape - superstitions
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A short journey from Stonehenge, one of the most iconic prehistoric monuments in the world, this exhibition will explore how Hardy’s writing merged his present with the past. Within this ancient landscape, old beliefs died hard and Hardy’s plots are set against a background of superstition.
Hardy felt that these past ways of life were important, helping us understand ourselves and our relationship with the environment.