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Cafe Art

Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery Curator, Anne Dulau Beveridge, hosts a new series of events around art at the Alliance Française de Glasgow. Held in French (some events bilingual French/English), Café Art discusses various art related topics in a relaxed atmosphere. Café Art ‘Zoom’ on William Hunter as part of the The Hunterian William Hunter Tercentenary celebrations, featuring the ‘William…

Cafe Art

Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery Curator, Anne Dulau Beveridge, hosts a new series of events around art at the Alliance Française de Glasgow. Held in French (some events bilingual French/English), Café Art discusses various art related topics in a relaxed atmosphere. Café Art ‘Backstage’ on the Willow Team Rooms, Sauchiehall Street with guest speaker Professor Pamela Robertson. Book your place…

Native Scientist workshops – German in London

Native Scientist is an award-winning non-profit organisation founded in London in 2013. Working with international scientists and teachers, Native Scientist promotes science and language learning among school pupils. Focusing on pupils who speak a different language at home and in school to raise awareness about multilingualism and STEM-related careers. The project gives the opportunity to international scientists to increase the…

Maiden in The Moor as part of Marchland Season

Early-music specialists Maiden in the Moor revive for us the music of Occitania, a vanished kingdom that once straddled Southern France and Northern Spain. The Occitan Troubadours sang of loyalty, love and longing, and their language and music survived through travelling poets and illuminated songbooks long after their culture was devastated by the Albigensian Crusade. Their work had a profound…

The Importance of Story-telling

It happens every time we turn on the television and look at our phones, when we over-hear gossip or look at a meme. Storytelling is part of the human experience. It is a phenomenon that is not limited to the pages of a book or the brush strokes on a canvas, and can be simply spoken over the phone.   It…