2015 NSW Dickens Society Events

2015 Program

Saturday 7 February

Dickens’ 203rd birthday celebration, around Dickens Statue, Dickens Drive, Centennial Park.  Join us for birthday cake, champagne and orange juice @ 2.30pm

Saturday 14 February

AGM + Reflections on Dickens as social & political commentator – Dr Lis Kirkby OAM

Saturday 11 April

The Life & Death of Edward (Plorn) Dickens – Gary Corkill

Saturday 13 June

Dickens, Nicholson & the Victorian fascination with archaeology – Dr Craig Barker

Saturday 8 August

Dickens & Japan: Reception and Adaptation – Dr Emiko Okayama

Saturday 10 October

Buried & Unearthed: reinventing identities in Dickens & Aust history – Jo Henwood

Saturday 28 November

Christmas Lunch – Joint celebration with members of Australian Brontë Association

Our Book of the Year for 2015 is Dombey & Son

Morning tea from 10am – meetings begin at 10.30am.  Visitors welcome.

Meetings are held on the 1st Floor, Castlereagh Hotel, 169 Castlereagh Street, Sydney (near the junction with Park Street).

Should last minute changes occur this program will be changed accordingly

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