Resources

Resources
Season 1 2017-18


Michael Ayton

Sessions Starting Wednesday 1st November 2017
Dante’s Paradiso: Suggestions for Reading

Michael has offered some suggested reading for his series of sessions looking at Dante's Paradiso. Please note that this is not required reading but suggested for any members wishing to delve further. 
Dante's Paradiso - Suggested Reading
Explore lifelong learning 2016 Michael Ayton

Max Adams

Friday 11.00-13.00
Course running 6th October to 3rd November
Watching trees: the private lives of trees and woods in Britain's landscapes

Max has provided some handouts to illustrate his fantastic sessions this season, which you can access by clicking the buttons below. 

Explore lifelong learning 2017 Max Adams

Michael Johnson

Friday 10.30 - 12.00
Design History Course starting 10th November

Michael has provided some extra details and suggested, additional reading. You can view the document via the button below. 



Michael Johnson - Suggested Reading
Explore lifelong learning 2017 Michael Johnson

Broadacre House Map & Direction

Pamela Woof - Friday 20th October 10.30-12.30
Landscape and Immortality in Wordsworth & Yeates

Pamela Woof's session is at BROADACRE HOUSE on Market Street, not here at Explore HQ. Broadacre is just round the corner (approximately a 5 minute gentle wander) - see map.


Season 3 2016-17

Jean Conteh

Thursday 22nd June 10.30-12.00 & 12.30-13.30 
African Voices on Identity & Belonging 

Jean has provided a suggested reading list for her session on Thursday 22nd June (morning and lunchtime sessions)

You can access the Reading List by clicking the button below.



Jean Conteh - Suggested Reading
Explore lifelong learning 2016 Rachel Lister

Jessica Medhurst

Tuesday 23rd & 30th May 
Childhood Flight to Adult Fame (Session 1 Morning & Lunchtime) & 
From the Female Perspective (Session 2 Morning & Lunchtime)

Jessica has provided a suggested reading list for her sessions on Tuesday 23rd & 30th May (morning and lunchtime sessions)

You can access the Reading List by clicking the button below.



Jessica Medhurst - Suggested Reading
Explore lifelong learning 2016 Rachel Lister

Michael Ayton

Tuesday 9th May 2017
Morning Session - Byron’s Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage

The poem that brought its author overnight fame and cemented the archetype of the Byronic hero. We’ll home in on its most powerful passages. 

Lunchtime Session - Anton Chekhov’s In Exile

You can view a translation of the story by following this link:
Explore lifelong learning 2016 Michael Ayton

Michael Ayton

Sessions Starting Wednesday 3rd May 2017
Dante’s Purgatorio: Suggestions for Reading

Michael has offered some suggested reading for his series of sessions looking at Dante's Purgatorio. Please note that this is not required reading but suggested for any members wishing to delve further. 
Dante's Purgatorio - Suggested Reading Dante's Commedia - Internet Resources
Explore lifelong learning 2016 Michael Ayton

Links to North East learning


Online & UK short course learning links

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