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David Lindley – (Literature & History)

• Lecturer and writer from Cumbria
• Was WEA organiser for Cumbria
• Versatile and a knowledgeable and talented expert in his subjects

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February 2018

W.B. YEATS: THE HIGH-WATER MARK

Friday February 9, 2018 at 18:30 to Sunday February 11, 2018 at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom
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In 1928, now sixty-two and a senator of the Irish Free State, W.B.Yeats published 'The Tower'. This is by common consent his greatest collection of poetry, containing some of the finest utterances of the twentieth century. It will be the main focus of the weekend, and we shall relate it to Yeats's life, his beliefs, his work in the theatre, and the momentous times through which he lived. David Lindley (www.highamhall.com/david-lindley) Residential: £228 Non-residential: £162

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