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Microscope Marvels

12th February - 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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A Practical Introduction to Life Writing 2

12th February - 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

12th February - 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

13th February - 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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Mussolini and Rome

13th February - 14:00
Every Tuesday for 5 weeks. What was life like in Mussolinis fascist Rome? Mussolini and his movement left a remarkable footprint on Rome and its inhabitants. This course explores the controversial...
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Microscope Marvels

13th February - 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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Enjoying Poetry - How to read it! How to write it! 2

13th February - 18:30
Every Tuesday for 8 weeks. New to poetry and don't know where to start? This is the class for you! Each week leads you towards a deeper understanding of some of our best-loved poems, and hopefully,...
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Portraiture

14th February - 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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Celebrating Valentines of Dundee - From Postcards to Greetings Cards

14th February - 12:30
Celebrate St Valentine’s Day by learning about the history of Dundee’s famous greetings card company, Valentines of Dundee. Look through a selection of examples of their work and see the changing...
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The First Nation of Britain - Who were The Picts?

14th February - 14:00
Every Wednesday FOR 7 weeks. Despite the publication of many new books and research papers, the Picts remain an elusive presence and an enigmatic people. This course aims to deepen our understanding...
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Dundee Afternoon Lecture

14th February - 14:15
Six local societies - The Royal Scottish Geographical Society Dundee Centre, The Friends of Dundee City Archives, Dundee Naturalists' Society, The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, The...
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Dundee Afternoon Lecture

14th February - 14:15
Six local societies - The Royal Scottish Geographical Society Dundee Centre, The Friends of Dundee City Archives, Dundee Naturalists' Society, The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, The...
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Law Matters - in Scotland

14th February - 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

14th February - 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

14th February - 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 Grammar We Speak!

14th February - 18:30
Every Wednesday for 6 weeks. We are all experts in our own language but how do we know when English is grammatical or not? What are the rules of English and how do we learn them? These informal...
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Portraiture

15th February - 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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The World Through Literature 2

15th February - 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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Microscope Marvels

15th February - 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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Shooting Stars - The Films of Anthony Asquith

15th February - 18:30
Every Thursday for 5 weeks. Anthony Puffin Asquith remains one of the greatest yet most underrated film directors in the history of British cinema. This short course will explore his work in-depth,...