Penguin courses

The Monthly Novel: Agatha Christie's Secrets

  • Three meetings, 20 January, 10 February, 10 March 2010
  • School of Humanities, University of Bristol
  • Tutor: Tom Sperlinger
  • 1.30pm - 4.00pm
  • £55

An ideal format for book lovers who can spare one afternoon each month. We will examine three works by Agatha Christie, drawing on material from the Penguin Archive, including letters to and from the author, to help us read the works afresh.

This course is run by the Department of English Lifelong Learning. To enrol, please phone 011 7928 8924, or print and complete the enrolment form found in the Short Courses 2009/10 booklet (Pdf, 408Kb).


Lady Chatterley: 50 Years After the Trial

  • Saturday, 30 January 2010
  • School of Humanities, University of Bristol
  • Tutor: Sandra Hopkins
  • 10.30am - 4.00pm
  • £22

50 years after the Lady Chatterley trial, we will revisit the book to see what made it so controversial. Has it stood the test of time, and how does it rate alongside Lawrence's other works?

This course is run by the Department of English Lifelong Learning. To enrol, please phone 011 7928 8924, or print and complete the enrolment form found in the Short Courses 2009/10 booklet (Pdf, 408Kb).

Note: some of the documents on this page are in PDF format. In order to view a PDF you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader