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Oscar Wilde: Literary Genius – GI 24 065 (Face to Face)

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23 October 2024 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm BST

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Tutor: Carol Perrett BA (Hons) MA

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Date: 23 October 2024
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Length of Course:
2 Wednesdays
Reference Code:
GI 24 065
Ward Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LH


“I have nothing to declare except my genius.” – Oscar Wilde. It’s 170 years since the birth of this self-declared genius.  Wilde wrote poetry, plays, essays and was a spokesman for the late 19th-century aesthetic movement in England.  We will look at a selection of his work and examine the values of the Aesthetic Movement.  


Oscar Wilde, c. 1882. Colourised image. Photographed by Napoleon Sarony. Source: oldirelandincolour via X.

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