Join Dr Derek Ryan, Senior Lecturer in Modernist Literature at the University of Kent, in this masterclass celebrating Virginia Woolf’s 'Orlando'.
Delve into the world of Vita Sackville-West and Virginia Woolf as Dr Ryan explores their letters, with particular focus on those mentioning Sissinghurst Castle Garden.
The masterclass unfolds with a lecture exploring Vita and Orlando, leading to a workshop where participants craft a sequel inspired by Sissinghurst.
Wander through the garden, immersing yourself in the letters' nuances, and collaboratively create a literary piece.
With his expertise and insightful guidance, Dr Derek Ryan brings the Bloomsbury era to life, making this 3-hour masterclass a unique and enriching experience.
|13:00 - 16:15
- Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Not suitable for children
- Meeting point
Please meet outside Visitor Reception
- What to bring and wear
This event is partially outside so please wear weather appropriate clothing
Please note that part of this event will take place upstairs in the Oast Exhibition Space
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