Programme 2017-18

2017

Tuesday 17th October 7:30 (AGM)
Alastair Lack (Former Head of English Programmes at the BBC World Service, and local historian)
“THE MYSTERIOUS LEWIS CARROLL”

Tuesday 21st November 7:30
Tim Porter (WEA tutor and lecturer in medieval history and art)
“ENGLISH GOTHIC: EIGHT CENTURIES OF ARCHITECTURE, ART AND IDEAS”

Tuesday 19th December 7:30
Victoria Bentata (Local historian and Oxford Green Badge guide)
“SCIENTIFIC AND MEDICAL OXFORD”
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2018
Tuesday 20th February 7:30
James Hamilton (Biographer, curator and lecturer)
“THE OXFORDSHIRE OF J.M.W. TURNER”

Tuesday 20th March 7:30
Dr. Simon Wenham (Author and OUDCE tutor)
“A CRYSTAL VISION OF VICTORIAN BRITAIN: THE GREAT EXHIBITION OF 1851”

Tuesday 17th April 7:30
The Vivien Greene Memorial Lecture (ticket only)
Dr. Janina Ramirez (Course Director -Certificate in the History of Art, author and broadcaster)
“THE BODY: DOMAIN OF THE SCIENCES OR THE ARTS?”

Tuesday 15th May 7:30
Dr. Allan Chapman FRAS (Author and lecturer on the history of science)
“DR. CHARLES DAUBENY – BOTANIST, CHEMIST AND REFORMER OF NATURAL SCIENCES AT
19TH CENTURY OXFORD”

June/July
SUMMER VISIT
Details to be announced

All meetings, unless otherwise advertised, are held in the Church Hall, Church Way, Iffley OX4 4EG.
Visitors are welcome; they will be asked to contribute £2 towards expenses.