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Wayne Bennett – (History & Humanities)

  • Cultural Historian from Dorset
  • Was Director of 20 years at (the almost as wonderful as Higham Hall) Dillington House in Somerset
  • Has extensive experience of lifelong learning and, significantly, why we do what we do

Now retired from his duties of running Dillington, Wayne is now available for us northerners to enjoy! His topics are open to all those interested, whether it be just a passing curiosity, or something deeper. All are welcome!

Upcoming Courses

November 2017

ARTY FARTY BRITAIN

November 3rd at 18:30 to November 5th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom
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Britain did not always enjoy a thriving cultural economy. Explore the genesis and development of our Arts through stories of its institutions, including the Visual Arts and Music but also the history of Publishing, Cinema, Radio, Television and more along the way. Wayne Bennett (Dorset www.highamhall.com/wayne-bennett) Residential: £228 Non-residential: £162 Wayne's course on BLOOMSBURY AND BOHEMIA follows - attend both, save £25

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BLOOMSBURY AND BOHEMIA

November 5th at 18:30 to November 7th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom
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Despite of, or perhaps because of, a lively reputation, the Bloomsbury Group left an extraordinary legacy. Examine their origins and achievements, consider the wider phenomena and impact of Bohemian life amongst the artistic community with no stone left unturned! Wayne Bennett  (Dorset www.highamhall.com/wayne-bennett) Residential: £228 Non-residential: £162 Preceded by Wayne's course on ARTY FARTY BRITAIN - attend both, save £25

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