Zooming through the Past 14

ZOOMING THROUGH THE PAST – SEASON 14

THE FOURTEENTH SERIES OF LECTURES FROM THE MANCENT HISTORY AND LITERATURE TUTORS, DELIVERED THROUGH THE ONLINE CONFERENCE FACILITY ZOOM (HTTPS://ZOOM.US/)

Tuesdays: 26th April– 24th May 2022

Session 1: Tuesday 26th April 1.30-3.30pm

Female Confidence and Male Angst

“God and one woman make a majority”: Josephine Butler (1828-1906) as a campaigner for women’s rights – Kevin Harrison

Thirty Years of Debt, Gout, Depression and Angst: The Wonderful World of Joseph Conrad – Creina Mansfield

Session 2: Tuesday 3rd May 1.30-3.30pm

 Radicalism in the Early Twentieth Century

“American Radicalism, 1905-1920: the Wobblies – Alan Sennett

Red Clydeside, 1919 – Mike Milligan

 Session 3: Tuesday 10th May 1.30-3.30pm

Napoleonic Matters

Bonaparte – Tim Cockitt

1813 – The battle of Leipzig and nearly ‘the end of the affair’ – Birgitta Hoffmann

Session 4: Tuesday 17th May 1.30-3.30pm

 Unhappy leaders

 All are now dead!! The ‘curse’ of Tutankhamen – Kevin Harrison

Prime Ministers a Study in Hubris….did they fall or were they pushed? – Frank Vigon

Session 5: Tuesday 24th May 1.30-3.30pm

 The American Deep South in Fact and in Fiction

Segregation in the Southern States – Andrew Jones

George Gershwin’s ‘Porgy And Bess’ – Steve Millward

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Booking

We are running this on the same basis as the previous series.  If you are already on our mailing list there is no need for you to let us know, since we will just treat it as a continuation of the existing ZTP cour

If you have not attended the previous ZTP series, then please email Alan Sennett: a.sennett@open.ac.uk

ZOOM CODES

These are sent out the evening before each session (different codes for each individual session)  Please check your spam or junk mail if you don’t see them.

 

Day: Tuesday.   Time: 13.30-15.30 BST

Tuesdays:  26th April – 24th May 2022 

Virtual Learning Platform:   ZOOM

Price per Session: 

Given the nature of these sessions and the medium of delivery we are happy if people want to pay by the week or for the session(s) they are interested in.  Hence the flat charge of £5 per session.

Price Concessions Minimum No. Maximum No.
£5 n/a 4 60

Price for the Series: 
Tuesdays:

Price Concessions Minimum No. Maximum No.
£25 4 60
PAYMENT DETAILS

Here’s the information you need for payment:

For cheques:

Kevin Harrison, [kevkev.harrison@hotmail.co.uk]
26 Grange Avenue, Heaton Chapel, Stockport, SK4 5HF

For BACs:
Account name: Kevin Harrison
Royal Bank of Scotland  Sort Code: 16-21-17  Account Number: 10172081

 

 

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