W/C 18 May 2020
Art Society with Peter Webb (OB), Monday 18 May at 1.00pm
After leaving Bedford School Peter Webb studied Art History at Cambridge and then gained a Doctorate from the University of East Anglia. He has lectured extensively and published books on Erotic Art, Hans Bellmer, David Hockney and Leonor Fini. He taught at Middlesex University in London and retired as Reader in the History of 20th Century Art in 1996. He has also written many articles for art journals as well as exhibition catalogues and has made over 60 radio and television appearances. Peter will talk about his career and his experiences as an Art Historian.
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Drama Society, Monday 18 May at 1.00pm
Jamie Williams will be taking the lecture entitled: ‘From Zibou to Automatism – a Z-A of Surrealism.‘ 1.00pm-1.30pm on 18 May.
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French Film Club, each Tuesday at 7.30pm (The Chaplain)
The Chaplain, working with the French department, is offering a French film (with English subtitles) each Tuesday at 7.30pm. Details of the series may be found here. This week’s screening (joining with the Philosophy and Theology Society; Remove Form and above only) is ‘Des Hommes et des Dieux‘ (rating 15, 122 mins), a César and Cannes Grand Prix winning production based on the true story of a group of Christian monks are caught up in the 1990s Algerian Civil War – will they risk their lives by remaining with the local Muslim community with whom they live in friendship and serve, or will they leave and abandon their friends amidst the violence?
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