The study and appreciation of the life, works and times of Arnold Bennett

Category Archive: 2017 Celebrations

Piccadilly (1929)

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Arnold Bennett 150th – PICCADILLY (1929) – with Live Piano Accompaniment Biddulph Town Hall – 25 July 2017 Starts at 6.30pm and entrance fee is £4 Foxlowe Arts Centre, Leek – 15 September 2017 Starts at 7.30pm and entrance fee is £5 – Book on line at wegottickets.com One of the pinnacles of British silent […]

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2017 Programme

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2017: BENNETT’S 150TH ANNIVERSARY YEAR For the Anniversary Year the Annual Bennett Conference ‘The Many Lives of AB: A Celebration’ will be held on the 1 & 2 September. It is jointly sponsored by the Society in partnership with Keele University and Staffordshire University, and will take place in Keele Hall. The Friday night sees […]

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2017 February Lecture

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The 2017 Lecture will take place on Saturday 25 February and the speaker will be Dr Leslie Powner.  His talk is entitled “Bennett and the Vic: The Victoria Theatre’s Stage Adaptations of Bennett’s Five Town Novels.  More details to follow.

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2017 Conference

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The Many Lives of Arnold Bennett A Celebration The Fourteenth Annual Arnold Bennett Society Conference Keele University: Friday 1 and Saturday 2 September 2017 Click on this link for more details and Call for Papers 2017-call-for-papers

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2017 Dinner

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27 May 2017 The annual dinner will be held on 27 May 2017 at the Jubilee Hall, Stoke on Trent. Our Guest of Honour will be the British journalist, author and political commentator, Mr Simon Heffer. Simon has published a number of books, including: Strictly English: The correct way to write … and why it matters […]

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