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Ways With Words - A C Grayling

Venue: St. Edmund's Hall, Cumberland Road, Southwold IP18 6JP link
Speaking on 'War - The Battle Over Justifications and Prognostications'. Established annual literature festival, taking place November 9th-12th. Purchase a £12 ticket for this individual event, or a day ticket covering the day's events at £50. Rover ticket also available at £165 covering all festival events.

A C Grayling is the Master of the New College of the Humanities, London, its Professor of Philosophy and the author of over thirty books of philosophy, biography, history of ideas, and essays. He challenges long-held views on just wars, and explores whether a deeper understanding of war may enable us to mitigate its horrors.
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Ways With Words - Simon Thurley 'Inside Tudor Palace Walls'

Venue: St. Edmund's Hall, Cumberland Road, Southwold IP18 6JP link
Established annual literature festival, taking place November 9th-12th. Purchase a £12 ticket for this individual event, or a day ticket covering the day's events at £50. Rover ticket also available at £165 covering all festival events.

Drawing on 30 years original research, Simon Thurley, leading architectural historian and former CEO of English Heritage, unravels the evidence that the Tudor palaces reveal. they offer insights into the characters of those who lived in them and clues to how the Tudor monarchy lived and governed.
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Ways With Words - Roman Krznaric 'Seize The Day'

Venue: St. Edmund's Hall, Cumberland Road, Southwold IP18 6JP link
Established annual literature festival, taking place November 9th-12th. Purchase a £12 ticket for this individual event, or a day ticket covering the day's events at £50. Rover ticket also available at £165 covering all festival events.
Drawing on everything from the neuropsychology of regret and medieval carnival traditions to the carpe diem lives of nightclub dancers, social philosopher Roman Krznaric unpacks the history, philosophy and modern-day applications of 'seizing the day'. He offers inspiration for anyone prepared to face the challenge of a meaningful life.
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Ways With Words - Craig Brown 'Portrait of a Princess'

Venue: St. Edmund's Hall, Cumberland Road, Southwold IP18 6JP link
Established annual literature festival, taking place November 9th-12th. Purchase a £12 ticket for this individual event, or a day ticket covering the day's events at £50. Rover ticket also available at £165 covering all festival events.

To her friends Princess Margaret was witty and regal. To her enemies she was rude and demanding. In her 1950s heyday she was seen as one of the most glamorous and desirable women in the world. By the time of her death she had come to personify disappointment. Craig Brown gives an unconventional portrait of Princess Margaret.
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Ways With Words - Jenny Uglow 'Art and Nonsense'

Venue: St. Edmund's Hall, Cumberland Road, Southwold IP18 6JP link
Established annual literature festival, taking place November 9th-12th. Purchase a £12 ticket for this individual event, or a day ticket covering the day's events at £50. Rover ticket also available at £165 covering all festival events.

Edward Lear lived all his life on the borders of rules and structures, of disciplines and desire. Children adored him and adults loved him, yet somehow he was always alone. He had a troubled childhood and strove as an artist. His 'nonsenses' are elegantly unpicked by Jenny Uglow - without losing any of their fun - and his complex poetic genius is revealed.
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EPP film evening - HOWARD'S END (PG)

Organised by: Electric Picture Palace, Blackmill Road, Southwold
Venue: Electric Picture Palace, Blackmill Road, Southwold IP18 6 link
Doors open 7pm for 7:15pm start. James Ivory's masterly production of the E M Forster novel, with Emma Thompson, Anthony Hopkins, Helena Bonham Carter, James Wilby and Prunella Scales. 1992. 142m.
Southwold Film Society membership required @ £10 a year or £3 for a film season, phone Box Office for details. Autumn 2017 season is from October 6 - December 27. All seats bookable in advance to members and their guests.
Ticket Details: Stalls £7/Circle £8. Southwold Film Society membership required @ £10 a year or £3 for a film season, phone Box Office for info
Who to Contact: Box Office 07815 769565
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ALDEN, PATTERSON & DASHWOOD

Venue: The Cut Arts Centre, Halesworth IP19 8BY link
Norwich based folk / Americana trio Alden Patterson and Dashwood weave rich vocal harmonies, fiddle, dobro, guitar and mandolin around beautifully written original songs and melodies. Their music takes influence from folk traditions from both sides of the Atlantic with uplifting instrumentals and self penned songs depicting tales of young travellers, sleepy seas and their affection for home.
With support from Honey and The Bear.
Ticket Details: Standard ticket £10.00
Who to Contact: Box Office and Booking Tickets 0300 3033 211
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