Archive for November, 2009

November General Meeting

On Thursday 26 November Gary Gordon, Head of the Drama Department at Rhodes, will give us a talk on physical theatre.  As this will be the last meeting of the year tea will be served.  Please bring your own cups or mugs and meet at the Library Hall at 10.00 am.

November Outing

November 3, 2009
9:55 amto11:15 am

On Tuesday 3 November Mark Hazell will take us on a conducted tour of ‘Bots’ – Grahamstown Makana Botanical Gardens.  Please meet at the entrance to ‘Bots’ in Lucas Avenue at 9.55 am.

Art History

November 5, 2009
10:30 amto11:30 am
November 12, 2009
10:30 am
November 19, 2009
10:30 amto11:30 am

See under Courses for details.

Archaeology

October 13, 2009
3:00 pmto4:00 pm
October 20, 2009
3:00 pmto4:00 pm
October 27, 2009
3:00 pmto4:00 pm
November 3, 2009
3:00 pmto4:00 pm

FOUR TALKS  – Israel through the eyes of an archaeologist. The talks look at two digs (Jerusalem and Shuni (Caesarea) through the eyes of a participating ‘digger’. Dr William (Bill) Domeris was a participant in the City of David Excavations (1980s) and the Shuni (Caesarea) excavations (1990s). He holds a doctorate in Biblical Studies from the University of Durham and a Masters (cum laude) from the University of the Witwatersrand in Rock Art. The talks are illustrated with slides from the excavations and are intended to be enjoyed by non-specialists.

Sessions will be held on 13 October, 20 October, 27 October and 3 November from 3.00 pm to 4.00 pm at Cullen House, The College of the Transfiguration, 13 Worcester Street.