Branch: LEIGH-ON-SEA

Secretary: Gillian Sims
Telephone: 01702 553756
Email: chasgillsims@hotmail.com
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2017/18 Courses


Course Title: Post Modernist Detective Fiction
Course Description: This course will address how postmodernist narrative trends have affected the legacy and tradition of detective fiction by introducing to students new reading skills, critical terminology, and literary theory.
Tutor: Abbie Saunders
Venue: Leigh Community Centre, 71-73 Elm Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1SP
Day Of Week: Mon
Start Time: 13:30
Duration: 2.00 hrs
Date: 25/09/17
No. of Weeks: 10
Fee: £72.0
Contact: Gillian Sims
Telephone: 01702 553756
Email: chasgillsims@hotmail.com

Course Title: Film and Nostalgia - Representations of History
Course Description: Why are so many films set in the past? This course, studying a number of costume dramas, considers how we construct, remember and represent the past, and how films help to forge a sense of national identity. Films from various European countries, such
Tutor: Bex Harper
Venue: Leigh Community Centre, 71-73 Elm Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1SP
Day Of Week: Thur
Start Time: 13:30
Duration: 2.00 hrs
Date: 28/09/17
No. of Weeks: 10
Fee: £72.0
Contact: Gillian Sims
Telephone: 01702 553756
Email: chasgillsims@hotmail.com

Course Title: Geoffrey Chaucer - Civil Servant and Poet
Course Description: To learn about Chaucer, his family, upbringing and professional life as well as contemporary events and some of the ideas and literary heritage that were the background to his writing.
Tutor: Graham Platts
Venue: Leigh Community Centre, 71-73 Elm Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1SP
Day Of Week: Mon
Start Time: 13:30
Duration: 2.00 hrs
Date: 08/01/18
No. of Weeks: 10
Fee: £72.0
Contact: Gillian Sims
Telephone: 01702 553756
Email: chasgillsims@hotmail.com

Course Title: Ten Britishers of Note
Course Description: The course is about ten randomly selected individuals from the history of the British Isles that have left their mark on the historical development of the UK.
Tutor: Edward De Maunsell
Venue: Leigh Community Centre, 71-73 Elm Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1SP
Day Of Week: Thu
Start Time: 13:30
Duration: 2.00 hrs
Date: 11/01/18
No. of Weeks: 10
Fee: £72.0
Contact: Gillian Sims
Telephone: 01702 553756
Email: chasgillsims@hotmail.com