Upcoming Special Interest Days

Special Interest Morning - Tuesday 16 March 2021 10:30 - 13:00 - Masters of the Sea

Special Interest Morning – Tuesday 16 March 2021 10:30 – 13:00 – Masters of the Sea

This Special Interest Morning will be held on-line via Zoom Two lectures given by JAMES TAYLOR. Dr James Taylor, a former curator of pictures at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, presents highlights of maritime art from the 16th century to the present day, followed by a talk revealing the fascinating ...
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Special Interest Day - Wednesday 13 October 2021 10.00 - 15.00 - New York Art and Architecture

Special Interest Day – Wednesday 13 October 2021 10.00 – 15.00 – New York Art and Architecture

What is impossible to do on a “real visit” in one day to this magnificent and exciting city, we can do with computer images today. Eveline Eaton will give us three lectures. Session One: New York’s historical background and modern architecture. Ever since the horrific events of 9/11,  there has ...
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Special Interest Day - March 2022 – Once Upon a Time.  Children’s Books Through the Ages.

Special Interest Day – March 2022 – Once Upon a Time.  Children’s Books Through the Ages.

Once Upon a Time.  Children’s Books Through the Ages. Three Lectures given by Elizabeth Merry. Beginnings: Morals, Martyrs and Marketing – The Invention of Childhood The Golden Age: Fantasy Restored – Beasts, Birds and Burlesque The Big Picture: Trials of Life – Secret Sorrows, Audacious Adventures and Cosmic Conflicts Elizabeth ...
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