Literature for Troubled Times 3: Forbidden Love

Wed Feb 2, 14:30 - Wed Feb 2, 15:45
St Thomas Church


A series of six lectures by Dr Jean Moorcroft Wilson, a leading authority on British poets of the First World War. Described recently as the ‘doyenne of war-poet biographers’, she has written highly acclaimed lives of, among others, Siegfried Sassoon, Isaac Rosenberg, Charles Hamilton Sorley and Edward Thomas.       

Talk3: Forbidden Love gives a view into CP Cavafy’s poems, and A Greek Gentleman in a Straw Hat, Standing Absolutely Motionless 

Other lectures in the

series include:

The First World War with Rodney Trudgeon

Trouble in Algeria

Trouble in Biafra

Trouble in South



The pathos war and the

beacon of hope (with Patricia Schonstein)

For more information

email: Lucille on [email protected] / 081 812 6026. or Patricia on

[email protected]

Additional information

Age restriction Family friendly
Refund policy No refunds


Literature for Troubled Times 3: Forbidden Love
St Thomas Church
Campground Rd, Rondebosch, Cape Town, 7700
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