The following programme of talks comes from the Cuming Museum in connection with their current exhibition.
Saturday 9 October, 2pm: Michael Staley “Transmitting the Sacred Fire”
Saturday 9 October, 3.30pm: Robert Wallis, title to be confirmed.
Saturday 16 October, 2pm: Stephen Pochin: “Local curiosities, universal o treasures”.
Saturday 16 October, 3.30pm: Ross McFarlane: “London’s Lost Collector – Searching for Edward Lovett and his Magical collection”.
Thursday 21 October, 6pm: Gary Lachman. “Into the twilight zone: Hypnagogia and the creative act”.
Saturday 23 October 2pm: Geraldine Beskin, Atlantis bookshop, title to be confirmed.
Saturday 23 October, 3.30pm: Rupert Maas, “Spare Apart”.
Saturday 30 October, 2pm: Robert Ansell, “Betwixt Southwark and Mayfair: creativity and tension in the life and work of Austin Osman Spare”.
Saturday 6 November, 2pm: Chris Jordan, “The South London Gallery collection” Free of charge.
Thursday 11 November, 6pm: Phil Baker, author of critical biography on Spare. Free of charge.
All talks are priced £10 (£6 concessions) unless otherwise stated and are to be booked in advance.
More details can be found on the website http://www.southwark.gov.uk/info/200162/the_cuming_museum/1607/temporary_exhibitions/3 or call 020 7525 2332.