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A Practical Introduction to Life Writing 2

26th March - 18:30
Every Monday for 10 weeks. This course continues from and builds on the work done in Autumn and is suitable for those who have completed Session 1 or are writers who would like to develop their life...
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A Practical Introduction to Life Writing 2

26th March - 18:30
Every Monday for 10 weeks. This course continues from and builds on the work done in Autumn and is suitable for those who have completed Session 1 or are writers who would like to develop their life...
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Portraiture

27th March - 10:00
In the history of art ‘the portrait’ has taken on many guises, from exact likenesses to abstract collections of ideas and emotions. Selected from the City’s permanent collection this exhibition...
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Reading Classical Roman Literature 2

27th March - 14:00
Every Tuesday for 5 weeks. This course introduces Roman literature and culture focusing on those writers who wrote in Latin and the artists of the period. Topics covered include the Roman way of life...
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Microscope Marvels

27th March - 16:00
This winter, view our exciting interactive screen installation to learn why microscopes are an important tool for scientists and uncover the marvels of the miniature world. Available to view in the...
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Exploring Genre Literature - Comparing Genre One

28th March - 10:00
Every Wednesday for 5 weeks. This class will be asked to choose two or three specific genres for in depth comparison. Using short fiction and film to illustrate examples, the course will be a mixture...
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Portraiture

28th March - 10:00
In the history of art ‘the portrait’ has taken on many guises, from exact likenesses to abstract collections of ideas and emotions. Selected from the City’s permanent collection this exhibition...
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Exploring Genre Literature - Comparing Genre One

28th March - 10:00
Every Wednesday for 5 weeks. This class will be asked to choose two or three specific genres for in depth comparison. Using short fiction and film to illustrate examples, the course will be a mixture...
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Law Matters - in Scotland

28th March - 15:00
Every Wednesday for 10 weeks. Law matters to all of us it shapes our communities and our lives but do we understand the law of the land we live in? The course will look firstly at the Rule of Law and...
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Microscope Marvels

28th March - 16:00
This winter, view our exciting interactive screen installation to learn why microscopes are an important tool for scientists and uncover the marvels of the miniature world. Available to view in the...
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Continuing Life Writing - Family Memoir

28th March - 16:30
Every Wednesday for 10 weeks. This is a workshop-based course for more experienced writers or those who have completed A Practical Introduction to Life Writing. The course is suitable for students...
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The World Through Literature 2

29th March - 10:00
Every Thursday for 9 weeks Literature is the silent witness to our society, its past, present and possible future. Each week a tutor will select a piece of literature from their chosen genre to...
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Portraiture

29th March - 10:00
In the history of art ‘the portrait’ has taken on many guises, from exact likenesses to abstract collections of ideas and emotions. Selected from the City’s permanent collection this exhibition...
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Microscope Marvels

29th March - 16:00
This winter, view our exciting interactive screen installation to learn why microscopes are an important tool for scientists and uncover the marvels of the miniature world. Available to view in the...
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Portraiture

30th March - 10:00
In the history of art ‘the portrait’ has taken on many guises, from exact likenesses to abstract collections of ideas and emotions. Selected from the City’s permanent collection this exhibition...
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Microscope Marvels

30th March - 16:00
This winter, view our exciting interactive screen installation to learn why microscopes are an important tool for scientists and uncover the marvels of the miniature world. Available to view in the...
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Winter Planetarium Shows

30th March - 19:00
Take a tour of the night sky in the Observatory’s Planetarium Room and learn about constellations, asteroids, galaxies and much more. Please note, Winter Planetarium Shows are not suitable for very...
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Rhinestone Cowboy - The Glen

30th March - 19:30
American singer, songwriter, musician, actor...legend! During his 50 years in show business, Glen Campbell released over 70 albums, sold 45 million records, received 12 RIAA gold albums, four...
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Winter Planetarium Shows

30th March - 19:45
Take a tour of the night sky in the Observatory’s Planetarium Room and learn about constellations, asteroids, galaxies and much more. Please note, Winter Planetarium Shows are not suitable for very...
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Rumours of Fleetwood Mac - 40 Years of Rumours

30th March - 20:00
Performing the legendary Rumours album note-for-note and in its entirety... plus much much more! Rumours of Fleetwood Mac, the world’s finest tribute to Fleetwood Mac, returns to the stage in 2018...