Morality and Hell: the power of Dante’s Inferno

online, via Zoom

In the next discussion in our ‘Ask an Artist’ series, novelist Dolan Cummings talks about how Dante’s Divine Comedy inspired his second novel.

Free

Barb Jungr’s Musical Inspirations

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The Academy of Ideas Arts & Society Forum is delighted to announce a special pre-Christmas event in its series: Ask an artist: What Makes Art Work? Award-winning singer and writer Barb Jungr will talk about how her work has been inspired by Nina Simone, Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen, Tamla Motown and South Pacific. As […]

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What is the future of classical music in the UK?

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Can classical music survive Covid lockdowns, the decline of music education, funding cuts and charges of elitism? Join us for this panel discussion.

Free

The Point of Poetry

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Author Joe Nutt talks about the poetry he loves and why we need more poetry in our lives.

Free

The Art of Drink

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Dido Powell, artist, art history teacher and gallery tour guide, returns with a special Zoom tour on the subject of drink in art.

£6.00

Does classical music still matter?

online, via Zoom

Musicologist and music historian Professor Marina Frolova-Walker in conversation with Mo Lovatt.

Free