What’s On

September 2016
Thu 29
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A Fish Called Wanda Free introductory evening open to everyone, not just to HFS or HLSI members

A Fish Called Wanda USA/UK  1988, 108 mins.  Dir. Charles Crichton and

Here are the next Events and Courses taking place at the HLSI.

See also: Extended Calendar of Events  &  Extended Calendar of Courses

September 2016
Fri 16
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Robert Cunning

Rockhill by Robert Cunnings

Tue 27
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Writing the Life of John le Carre

Adam Sisman, writer and biographer

Thu 29
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A Fish Called Wanda Free introductory evening open to everyone, not just to HFS or HLSI members

A Fish Called Wanda USA/UK  1988, 108 mins.  Dir. Charles Crichton and

October 2016
Tue 04
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Perfect Wives in Ideal Homes: the story of women in the 1950s

Virginia Nicholson, historian of women’s lives through the 20th centur

Thu 06
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London’s Rail Tunnels

Discussion led by Alastair Pearce

Sat 08
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Book Fair

Bargain books

Tue 11
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The Bitter Taste of Victory: life, love and artistic reconstruction in the ruins of the Reich, 1945-49

Lara Feigel, cultural historian and Senior Lecturer in English, King’s

Fri 14
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Evelyn Korn

Autumn at the Cherry tree, oil on canvas

Tue 18
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Documentary Making in a Dangerous World

Edward Watts, maker of documentary films, including Escape from ISIS, wi

Tue 25
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Guilty Thing: a life of Thomas de QuinceyFrances Wilson, biographer and literary critic

Frances Wilson, biographer and literary critic

Thu 27
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Hitchcock/Truffaut

France/USA  2015,  79 mins, Dir. Kent Jones starring, Alfred Hitchcock

November 2016
Tue 01
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Blowing Hot and Cold: the strange story of the earth’s atmosphere

Keith Shine, Professor of Meteorology and Climate Science, University of

Tue 08
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The Future of British Broadcasting: making the good popular and the popular good

Alex Graham, Chair of the Sheffield International Documentary Festival a

Thu 10
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Genomics get up close and personal

Discussion led by Professor Stephan Beck , UCL Cancer Institute The Per

Thu 17
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Theeb

Jordan/UAE/Qatar/UK   2014,    100 mins.   Dir. Naji Abu Nowar st