The “Words and Pictures” book club: October 2018

“Life Class” by Pat Barker

Monday 8th October 2018, 2-4pm

Gleneagles Tea Rooms

Join us for the Words & Pictures book club where we will be reading and discussing novels in which visual art and artists are relevant to the narrative.

At our October meeting we’ll look at Pat Barker’s “Life Class” and the lives of young artists at the outbreak of the First World War.

Pat Barker’s “Life Class” (2008) is published by Penguin

Image: CRW Nevinson: “La Mitrailleuse” (1915; Tate Britain /

Words & Pictures meets monthly 2-4pm in the glorious surrounds of

The Gleneagles Tea Rooms

Gleneagles Tea Rooms

– where there is tea and cake a-plenty!

All welcome but please email me to reserve your place:

Gleneagles Guesthouse
5-6 Clifftown Parade
Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS1 1DP

About TheCommonViewer

Independent Researcher: gently exploring "The Art & Artists of Russia (1850s-present) currently, and please see the A History of Art in England series; looking forward to discussing "British Art Groups (1930s)" when we can have live group meetings again! Twitter: @TheCommonViewer

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