Explore History, Culture & Writing
Explore our extraordinary range of History, Culture and Writing courses and lectures. We offer both introductory and specialist in-depth courses to suit all levels of interest and experience, from ‘How to read a film’ and World literature, to Creative non-fiction writing courses and American history and Politics courses.
Our tutors are experts in their fields and experienced educators; many have published, teach in universities or share their expertise in the media. Tutors share their knowledge and passion through presentations, readings, interactive discussion and exercises, analysis, and other activities.
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- Politics and Poetics of Museums: Repatriation and decolonisationCourse start date: Sat 23 Mar 2024
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Yasmin HalesRoutinely, the discussion on how to address the colonial and imperial past in relation to museum artifacts, collections and exhibitions appears in the media landscapes. The questions are difficult and answers are not straightforward. Join us to learn more and discuss this important challenge.Full fee £119.00 Senior fee £95.00 Concession £77.00
- The Amaravati stupa: an ancient, colonial and contemporary historyCourse start date: Sat 1 Jun 2024
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Arjmand AhmadExamine the history, architecture, aesthetics and religious significance of the Amaravati stupa. Admire parts of it during the visit at the British Museum.Full fee £109.00 Senior fee £87.00 Concession £71.00
- Poetry and nature workshop at Keats House, HampsteadFull fee £129.00 Senior fee £129.00 Concession £129.00
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