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 Devon Woodlands 

Devon Woodlands

22nd June 2017 - 29th June 2018 from 9am to 5pm

free

Richard Rochester is an Exeter based artist who works in a variety of media ranging from large-scale charcoal drawings to small-scale etchings and porcelain sculpture.  His themes are varied but are frequently connected to the natural world. The works...

 The Worlds of Mandaean Priests 

The Worlds of Mandaean Priests

19th October - 22nd December 2017

Free Entry

Mandaeans, sometimes called Sabians, practise an ancient and endangered religion. Conflict in the Middle East has forced them out of their homelands in Iraq and Iran in ever greater numbers. Although Mandaeans depend on their priests for preserving religious...

 The Kite Runner 

The Kite Runner

21st - 25th November 2017 from 14:00 to 19:30

£22.00 - £33.50

'There is a way to be good again'. Based on Khaled Hosseini's international best-selling novel, this powerful story has now been adapted into a stunning new stage production. A haunting tale of friendship which spans cultures and continents, it...

 Organised tour of Streatham Campus Grounds 

Organised tour of Streatham Campus Grounds

22nd November 2017 from 10 am to 12 noon

£5.00

Organised tour of the Streatham campus - Winter Tour Take a stroll through the grounds of the University of Exeter and gain an insight into one of the most attractive campuses of any British university. The original planting on the...

 Whatever happened to Greek tragedy? 

Whatever happened to Greek tragedy?

22nd November 2017 at 5.30 pm

free - please book in advance

  Purple Lecture Theatre Newman  Building University of Exeter Stocker Road Exeter EX4 4QD You are cordially invited to the inaugural lecture of Professor Matthew Wright, Professor of Greek in the University of Exeter's Department of Classics and Ancient History. Greek tragedy is one of the...

 BSO – Smooth Classics 

BSO – Smooth Classics

23rd November 2017 at 19:30

£16.00 - £40.00

Victor Aviat conductor Anna Pyne flute Eluned Pierce harp Edward Kay oboe Kevin Banks clarinet Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra brings an evening of famous smooth classical music to the Great Hall at Exeter University. Four sublime adagios from concertos by Albinoni, Mozart and Rodrigo crown...

 Thinking through Fragments: Might and Right 

Thinking through Fragments: Might and Right

23rd November 2017 from 7pm to 9pm

free - please book in advance

How can we use the past to think about the present? The ancient Greek historian Thucydides claimed that his work would be a ‘possession for ever’, helping his readers understand war, politics and power – but his ideas...

 Making History! 

Making History!

24th November 2017 from 7 pm to 9.30 pm

free - please book in advance

Get creative with the past..... For centuries, artists and writers have used the past as an inspiration for new works: from the history paintings of Raphael and Reynolds, to Hilary Mantel’s Wolf Hall. This event gives you a...

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