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Literature Lectures

A series of literature lectures exploring great writers, their lives and their books, followed by a delicious Launde Lunch. Presented by renowned speaker Dr Jane Mackay.

£20.00 per person. Lectures begin at 12.30pm and last for approximately one hour, followed by a two-course lunch in the Abbey Dining Room.

 

 

Literature Lectures

Thursday, November 8th 2018
An Inspector Calls by J B Priestley

Regularly on school syllabuses and famously filmed with Alasdair Sim, this play explores the nature of our responsibility for others … especially those less fortunate than ourselves.  And who is the mysterious inspector?  Come and see if we can find out!

 

 

Literature Lectures

Thursday, December 6th 2018
The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling

Especially for Christmas come out to play with Mowgli and his animal friends.  Kipling’s little book has been a classic ever since its first publication.  It’s examination of the nature of friendship and the ‘law of the jungle’ is as relevant today as when it breathed its magic into Victorian nurseries and delighted its small spell-bound listeners.  Followed by a wonderful Launde Christmas lunch.

 

 

For more information about these lectures or to book call 01572 717254 or email info@laundeabbey.org.uk

 

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