Henry Lawson meets Banjo Patterson

Course code: 19042
Location: Brighton Courthouse
Day/time:  Monday 10am-12pm Weekly
Starts: 4-Feb  Ends: 25-Feb

There will be two sessions of Henry Lawson poems and two of Banjo Patterson. All participants will be provided with copies of the poems to be studied, taking turns to read a stanza. There will also be group discussion.  The facilitator will endeavour to make the poems interesting and relevant to today for people who may not have a previous interest in poetry.

Shirley Videion
Shirley is the author of  a History of Water Police of Port Phillip, First Fire Brigade of Sandridge, two local histories and Prisoner of War Biographies as well as the AC Radio  program Army Food – Army Cooks. She is very enthusiastic about promoting Australian history in any form.

Last updated 4 November 2018