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.
Date and time: Thu, 20 Sep 2018
Venue: Central Bristol
Book: How did we get into this mess?: Politics, Equality and Nature by George Monbiot
Date: Thu, 18 Oc 2018
Venue: The Square Club, Berkeley Square, Bristol, BS8 1HB
Save the date for the OUSoc Bristol&Bath Annual Dinner and AGM.
More information (including how to book your place) will follow very soon, and we look forward to seeing you there!
Date: Wed, 19 Sep 2018
Venue: The Golden Guinea, 19 Guinea St, Bristol BS1 6SX
We will be hosting a get together for freshers about to start at Oxford. This is a chance for the students to make new friends before starting on their Oxford adventure. Current students and alumni are more than welcome to come along.
Bath-based Oxford alumnus, James Ellis, is seeking Patrons for his second novel, An Other’s Look.