Oxford University Society Bristol & Bath
- Book Club
- Friends Projects
Date and time: Thursday 2 March 2017, 6:30pm
Venue: New College, Oxford
Admission is free
(please contact Lucas Wessling if you wish to attend)
“Steel Be My Sister” a film on the life and work of David Jones, poet and painter, who fought in the First World War trenches, and wrote In Parenthesis derived from his war experiences. The film is being screened in New College, Oxford, on March 2nd, 2017, 6.30 pm, presented by The New College English Society.
6:30pm – Undercroft – Arrival and drinks (wine and juice provided)
7:00pm – Ante-Chapel – Tour of Eric Gill’s War Memorial, worked on by David Jones, led by Jack Wakefield
7:30pm – Lecture Room 6 – Screening of “Steel Be My Sister”, a film by Leo Aylen, followed by questions and discussion.
David Jones specially chose Leo Aylen, who is an award-winning poet and BAFTA-nominated film-maker, to make the film of his life-work.
Upon arrival, please ask the Porter’s Lodge for directions to the appropriate rooms.
Bath-based Oxford alumnus, James Ellis, is seeking Patrons for his second novel, An Other’s Look.
Date: 7 July 2018
Time: 15:00 – 18:00
Join us for Pimm's and sunshine at the Oxford University Society Summer Garden Party – enjoy a chat with old friends, and meet other alumnae/i living in and around Bristol and Bath.
The next book club meeting will take place in July 2018:
Date and time: Mon, 2 July 2018
Venue: Central Bristol
Book: Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
If you're interested in joining please email email@example.com.
Date: Saturday, 12 May 2018
Time: 14:00 – 18:00
Meet outside Bath Spa railway station
Free (Registration Required)
Make the most of a spring afternoon walking around Bath and discovering more about historic pubs, beer and brewing in this amazing city!