Helping to keep the Younger Romantic Poets alive

Events with John Webster

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Wednesday 29th August at 8pm

 

Scepticism and Belief in Keats, Shelley and Byron

 

John explores how the three poets questioned

existing orthodoxies and charted their own

intellectual and spiritual courses.

 

All Saints' Summer Festival of Music and the Arts 2018

All Saints' Church, Lime Walk, Headington

Oxford OX3 7AF

 

Multimedia evenings:

 

'Percy Bysshe Shelley - A Humanist out of Time'

Shelley’s final years in Italy brought to life

with a video presentation introduced by John,

with narration by Benjamin Zephaniah

and with song settings of Shelley verses

(‘an interesting and enjoyable way

to encounter the lyrics’)

 

19th October 7.30 pm

Basingstoke Humanists

 

2019

26th April Open History Society Edinburgh

With special emphasis on Shelley’s

brand of poetic politics

Full details to come

 

Shelley Pisa Liberty

 

'Percy Bysshe Shelley - A Humanist out of Time'

 

   Book John's inspirational multimedia event;

an excellent opportunity to discover the scope and ambition

of the poet, often derided in his time, who looked forward

to a democratic, pluralist and secular future.

 

‘A fascinating, varied presentation'

 

Suitable for humanist groups

as well as literary, historical, philosophical

and other groups

at schools, colleges and universities

 

For more information please contact John on 01865 765436

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Full review here

 

New video  presentation:

 

 

FOR FREEDOM'S BATTLE:

Byron event flier

 

 

 

For more information please contact John on 01865 765436

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